Generation Breakthrough provides free one-on-one advising through the entire college process—from creating an initial college list, applying for financial aid, interpreting financial aid award letters and choosing which school to attend.
You must demonstrate financial need to be eligible.
Eligible high school students in the Class of 2021 who:
—Will be first generation college students
(meaning your parents don’t have a Bachelor’s degree)
—Have parents who were non-traditional students
*(meaning your parents went to college later in life)
—Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
— Must live in Polk County, FL
Are you a first generation student who could benefit from additional guidance and support throughout the college process? For additional information and access to the application form read the Frequently Asked Questions.