The College Bound Institute (CBI) is an intense residential program designed to prepare high school students for their academic careers. At the end of the program, students will be able to thoroughly complete college applications, successfully write entrance essays, successfully search and apply for scholarships, increase their SAT scores, and have a completed Free Application For Student Aid (FAFSA).
The College Bound Institute is sponsored by the King Youth Foundation. The mission of the King Youth Foundation is to provide individuals with opportunity and access to secure a post-secondary education.
The King Youth Foundation provides the following services, but not limited to:
• How to complete a FAFSA and college application
• High school program to help increase SAT score
• Teaching students and parents on how obtain an application to college
• College readiness workshops for students and parents
• How to find and apply for college Scholarships
The King Youth Foundation utilizes a variety of educational consultants to provide the services of the foundation. The consultants utilized are professionals with expertise in their respective fields.
The King Youth Foundation’s partners are local educational agencies, school districts, middle and high schools, and colleges and universities. The primary individuals that the foundation serves are first-generation and/or low-income individuals at the pre- and collegiate levels. The foundation also serves individuals who are non-traditional aged students with the aspiration of obtaining a college degree.