Photo by Martin Seck.

Photo by Martin Seck.

The Parsons Scholars Program is a college access program for NYC public high school students who are passionate about pursuing higher education in art and design. Parsons Scholars dedicate their Saturdays and summers to studio coursework and workshops which expose them to a range of exciting art and design careers and majors.

For more information including application and registration details please visit the Parsons site.

Parsons the New School for Design is pleased to invite 10th graders who are interested in art & design to apply for an extraordinary pre-college scholarship opportunity.

The Parsons Scholars Program provides youth from under-represented backgrounds the opportunity to explore art & design in a college environment. Accepted students receive college credit while preparing for the college admissions process at no cost to them. (Note: this is a pre-college scholarship, and not a college scholarship.) Fore more information, download our information sheet here.

Applications for current 10th graders are open. Please review the information sheet here. You can find the link to the application here. If you are an educator or school administrator who would like for us to host an info session at your school, please fill out this form. Applications are due October 28th.

Latest From the Blog

  • On March 18, the advocates and PSP staff led a social justice teach-in for sophomore and senior scholars and mentors. After lunch in the Social Justice Hub, we gathered for an afternoon of collaborating to create a shared vision of our goals for the future we want to live in, and break down how we might overcome the obstacles that exist in getting to that world. Day started with quiet reflection time in which scholars did a free writing session on questions such as where do you come from, where are you now, and where you are going. This helped everyone to get themselves in the frame of mind ...

See more of what the Scholars are up to each week on our blog.