FGS College Prep-A-Thon

Last year, we hosted largest virtual student-run college fair with 50+ colleges & 750+ sign-ups. 

This year, we will host a 5-day hackathon-style virtual conference for rising 10th to 12th graders in high school to learn and prepare for college. 

FREE for all HS students.

Why Should You Attend?

  • Expand Your Network

    😎 Make lifelong friendships with driven students across the country. 

  • Learn from The Best

    πŸ’ͺ Learn from students and professionals from prestigious universities such as Stanford, Harvard, UPenn, Cornell…etc. 

  • Free Perks & Prizes

    πŸ™ˆ Access to free essay editing software, stickers, and a chance at winning exclusive prizes! 

  • Gain Invaluable Feedback

    πŸ˜‡ Get expert feedback on college preparation work. 

  • Get Ahead on Your Journey to College

    😍 Complete preparatory work to conquer your upcoming school year. 

  • Articulate a Plan to Afford College

    πŸ’° Getting a grasp on how to pay for college. 

  • Succeed in School

    πŸ™Œ Learn the best strategies to succeed in classes and standardized testing

  • Explore Different Career Paths

    πŸ”₯ Learn from professionals on how they succeeded in business, STEM, political science, education, communications, and more.

Temporary Timeline: 8/2-8/6

August 2nd will be consists of conference check-in and community bonding events!

  • August 3rd

    • Keynote Speaker
    • Affording College Panels
    • Preparing for the Next School Year 
    • Community-Bonding
    • Mentorship Hours
  • August 4th

    • Keynote Speaker
    • Extracurriculars & Summer Camps
    • Career Exploration
    • Student Q&A Panels 
    • Standardized Testing Tips
    • Mentorship Hours 
  • August 5th

    • Keynote Speaker 
    • Scholarships
    • Career Explorations
    • First-Gen Experience Fireside Chats 
    • Personal Finance 
    • Mentorship Hours
  • August 6th

    • Keynote Speaker
    • Leadership
    • Individual Grade Check-in 
    • Community-Bonding
    • Closing Statement 

Interested in Helping?

  • Sponsors/Partners

    Interested in sponsoring/partnering to help us impact more students? 

  • Speakers

    Interested in speaking and hosting workshops in the preparathon? 

    Application due July 1st, 2022

  • Organizers

    Interested in joing the FGS summer planning team?

    Application due June 25th, 2022.  

  • Mentors

    Interested in mentoring students during preparathon?

    Application due July 1st, 2022. 

We Have Answered Almost All Your Questions

50+ Colleges Across the U.S.

From 2021 FGS x CFA College Fair

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  • Princeton university logo
  • Stanford university logo
  • Colby college logo
  • Wesleyan
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  • Alabama a m logo university
  • Bates college logo
  • Champlain college logo
  • Chapman university logo
  • Clinton college logo
  • Colby sawyer college logo
  • College of mount saint vincent logo
  • College of the holy cross logo
  • Delaware state university
  • Eastern oregon university logo
  • Felician university logo
  • Fisk university logo
  • Fort valley state university logo
  • Franklin   marshall college logo
  • Gonzaga university logo
  • Gwynedd mercy university logo
  • High point university
  • Jackson state university logo
  • Kean university logo
  • Keystone college logo
  • King s college logo
  • Loyola marymount university logo
  • Molloy college logo
  • Morris college logo
  • Randolph college logo
  • Regent university logo
  • Rider university logo
  • Rosemont college logo
  • Russell sage college
  • Sacred heart university logo
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  • The university of district of columbia logo
  • Tougaloo college logo
  • Trinity washington university logo
  • University of denver logo
  • University of redlands logo
  • University of richmond logo
  • Virginia state university logo
  • Webster university logo
  • Western michigan university logo
  • Wiley college logo
  • Saint elizabeth university logo
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