For Parents & Educators

Spread the Word about College Board Opportunity Scholarships

The College Board Opportunity Scholarships is a different kind of scholarship program. Students don’t have to write an essay, fill out an application, or have a specific GPA or test score. The program rewards students for simply completing the actions they need to take in order to apply to college. For more information, please see Scholarship Details and Official Rules.

Get fellow parents and educators excited about the College Board Opportunity Scholarships program and encourage your students to join.

How You Can Spread the Word

Use the following resources to help guide your students through the program.

Pledge to Connect Your Students to Scholarships

When you pledge to tell your students about our program, we’ll mail you the following resources:

  • College Board Opportunity Scholarships Resources and Handouts Booklet
  • Advisement Tracking Pad
  • Poster

Take the Pledge

Social Media Language

Use this sample language to spread the word about College Board Opportunity Scholarships through any of your social media channels.

  • The @CollegeBoard #OpportunityScholarships program guides students through the college planning process and offers them a chance to earn money for college for each action they complete.
  • The new @CollegeBoard #OpportunityScholarships program is awarding $5M in #scholarships to the class of 2020. There is no GPA or family income requirement. Students simply get rewarded for the work they're already doing to apply for college.
  • High school juniors: You may be eligible for @CollegeBoard #OpportunityScholarships. Earn #scholarships from $500 to $40,000 while planning for college. Learn more.
  • The @CollegeBoard is awarding $5 MILLION in scholarships every year over the next five years, beginning with the class of 2020. No application is required. All students have to do is plan for college.