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ES is Now Accepting Applications for Cohort 15!

Since 2002, Emerging Scholars (ES) has been offering life-changing educational opportunities to motivated and capable students in the DC Metropolitan area. If you know a bright and talented rising 4th grader in the region, please contact ES to nominate them or to apply today!

 ES is currently accepting nominations and  inquiries for Cohort 15 scholars. If you are a guardian applying on behalf of your child, please submit an inquiry form to, along with the applicant's available 3rd and 4th Grade Report Cards. Once instructed, you will complete an application for admission, then schedule your child's academic assessment and family interview. 

Admissions are rolling, so the committee will continue to consider qualified candidates until the cohort is full. Applicants will be notified of their status (acceptance, denial or waitlist) as soon as possible.  If an applicant is admitted, they will begin ES with their first summer session of the Scholars Academy in June 2018). 

Before applying, please review the ES Admission Criteria and FAQ's to ensure that your child meets the eligibility requirements and determine if the Emerging Scholars program is right for your family. 

For further information and assistance, please contact Erica Yancor by calling 703-567-6600 or email 

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