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•Now Accepting Applications for Cohort 17•

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 accepting nominations and  inquiries for Cohort 17 scholars. If you are a guardian applying on behalf of your child, please submit an inquiry form along with the applicant's 3rd Grade report cards to Once instructed, you will complete an application for admission, then schedule your child's academic assessment and family interview.  Assessments will begin in October 2019 and continue until April 2020. 

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 to Cohort 17, they will begin their first summer session of the ES Scholars Academy in June 2020. 

Before applying, please review the ES Admission Criteria and FAQ's to ensure that your child meets the eligibility requirements and to determine if the ES 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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