Professional Associations and Organizations

Partner with the Ventures Scholars Program and communicate with underrepresented and first-generation high school and undergraduate students interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics career pathways. Also share information with their families and guidance counselors nationwide!

Click here to view the list of VSP professional association and organization members.

BASIC SERVICES
--SEND TARGETED EMAILS - HIGH SCHOOL AND UNDERGRADUATE VENTURES SCHOLARS

--SEND TARGETED EMAILS - PARENTS/GUARDIANS OF VENTURES SCHOLARS
--RECEIVE DATABASE AND SEND TARGETED EMAILS - GUIDANCE COUNSELORS
--DEVELOP YOUR DATABASE OF STUDENTS INTERESTED IN YOUR CAREER PATHWAY
--E-COMMUNICATE USING THE VSP E-DIALOGUE CENTER
--POST INFORMATION ON VSP WEBSITE
--INCLUDE ARTICLES IN VSP E-NEWSLETTER

COMPREHENSIVE SERVICES
--DESCRIPTION


BASIC SERVICES
Professional associations and organizations can use the VSP services to recruit students to scholarships, internships, and other career-related opportunities. Membership with the Program includes the following services:

Send Targeted Emails to Thousands of High School and Undergraduate Ventures Scholars

Do you have a program, scholarship, internship or other activity that you would like to share with Ventures Scholars and their parents? Your membership provides you with opportunities to share your message through our targeted email program.

Click here to view the high school Ventures Scholar demographics.
Click here to view the undergraduate Ventures Scholar demographics.


Send Targeted Emails to Parents/Guardians of Ventures Scholars

Associations and organizations can use the targeted email program to share messages with over 700 guidance counselors registered with the Program. Share important career-related information and opportunities.

Receive Database and Send Targeted Emails to Guidance Counselors

-- Ventures Scholars Program invites counselors and community based organization providers to register and receive information, too.

--Associations and organizations can receive the database of registered counselors and send them career-related information.

--Associations and organizations can also use the targeted email program to share important career-related information and opportunities with guidance counselors.

--Click here to view the number of registered counselors and community-based organization providers, by state.


Develop Your Unique Database of Students Interested in Your Career Pathway

Ventures Scholars Program has developed a specialized inquiry form that high school and undergraduate Ventures Scholars can complete if they are interested in your career pathway. Their information will be linked to a database that can be downloaded.

E-Communicate Using the VSP E-Dialogue Center

The VSP E-Dialogue Center provides associations and organizations with multiple opportunities to organize chat and forum discussions with high school and undergraduate Ventures Scholars.

Post Your Information on the VSP Website

Member associations and organizations can highlight pertinent information, programs and opportunities on the Ventures Scholars Program Website. This site is viewed, on average, by 700 viewers per day.
Include Articles in the VSP E-Newsletter

Insert timely information into e-newsletters that are distributed to Ventures Scholars, parents/guardians of Ventures Scholars and registered guidance counselors.
To arrange a phone meeting to discuss in detail or to become a partner, please complete the online application form.


COMPREHENSIVE SERVICES

Description
Organizations and associations can also work with the Ventures Scholars Program to develop a customized year-long action plan.

Some our current partners include Gates Millennium Scholarship Program, Scholarship Program Administrators, and Bank of America.

Ventures Scholars Program will coordinate a targeted email campaign that includes unlimited use of the targeted email program to share information about resources and opportunities.

Targeted emails are linked to a personalized inquiry form that is completed by students. This helps with tracking of students and helping the organization or association find out about students interests and desires to pursue a program, scholarship, or related activity. The Program will also send reminder emails to targeted population to remind about specfic deadlines.

Tracking reports are shared so associations and organizations can follow through accordingly.

Organizations and associations will also receive the guidance counselor database. Send important career-related information and opportunities to these targeted populations.

Please contact Ventures Scholars Program at 212-566-2522 x103 or webmaster@ventures.org to discuss in detail.

 

 

 
courtesy of Rochester Institute of Technology
   
"Our connection with the Ventures Scholars Program has proven to be an extremely effective component in our pipeline initiative. Since becoming a member of the Ventures Program, we have increased the number of students we serve tremendously."
–A Consortium Member

 

 
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