Escalera Summer Program

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Dream. Learn. Prepare.

EBECC Escalera will prepare you to apply for and select a college, to seek financial aid and private grants, and to excel in job interviews. The program will also incorporate recreational activities for you to enjoy with the friends you will make here.

Lessons will cover

  • Writing personal statements
  • Creating resumes
  • Applying to colleges and choosing one
  • Obtaining financial aid and private grants

Activities will include

  • Mock interviews
  • College students panel
  • Overnight college visit
  • Soccer
  • Folklore dancing


In order to be accepted into the program, you must be a high school junior in the 2015-16 academic year. You will need to submit the application below by 6:00 PM on Friday, June 5, and you will need to interview with the Escalera staff. The application requires you to answer questions about yourself and to provide one or two references of your character and academic standing. You will also need to supply a copy of your most recent high school transcript either with your application or during your interview.

We hope you will join us for this special opportunity!