Rising Scholars

Program Overview

The Pathways pilot program provides formerly incarcerated Pennsylvanians from historically underrepresented socioeconomic, racial/ethnic, and age groups with pre-college support and preparation for college entrance. The three-day campus event takes place at University Park and includes meals and accommodations. 


Location: Penn State University Park

Date & Time: April 11th-13th, 2022

What’s included?

  • Food, Lodging plus Transportation to and from State College


What will you experience?

  • Curricular and career activities
  • Financial aid information
  • Develop personalized college pathway plan
  • Individualized Career and College Support
  • Tour the campus
  • Sit in on a college-level course
  • Meet with faculty and advisors
Rising Scholars

APPLICATION IS NOW LIVE!  Click here to complete the application.

Applications are due January 23rd, 2022.


Applying for college is possible with support. Contact us here:


Isaiah Zukowski

(814) 865-0904

[email protected]