NHA College Academy
A college preparatory program
About the NHA College Academy
NHA and Reality Changers are teaming up to young people realize their college dreams! NHA College Academy is a program that helps underprivileged high school students reach their goals of attending college. The program, hosted by NHA and the Reality Changers College Apps Academy, gives students access to resources that will help make their college dreams a reality!
Students who are in the 11th grade are welcome to apply. Special preference will be given to students who were a part of the Head Start program. Accepted students will attend college prep workshops that will provide financial aid and scholarship assistance, college application guidance, and valuable community service hours in NHA’s Homework Center.
Can I apply?
- Minimum 2.75 GPA
- High School Junior (preference will be given to Head Start Alumni)
- On track to graduate high school on time
What are the benefits?
- School research and selection
- College application guidance
- Assistance with financial aid and scholarships
- Community service opportunities
Does it work?
Reality Changers has helped over 1,000 students complete the college application process, graduate from high school, and attend colleges and universities across the nation. Since the inception of the NHA College Academy in 2016, all 67 youth who have participated in the program have been accepted into a college or university.