Candidates for the Oliver Scholars Program are selected from middle schools (public, parochial, or charter) throughout New York City's five boroughs during the fall of their seventh grade. To qualify, students must be nominated by their middle school guidance counselor, subject area teacher, principal, a community-based organization leader or a parent. Students may also nominate themselves.
Students must meet all of the following criteria in order to be nominated for our Program:
All of the following documents must be included in the nomination to Oliver:
Please Note: Nominations missing one or more of these items will not be considered.
All nomination forms with their supplemental materials during the student's seventh grade year.
The Oliver Scholars Program's nomination process has moved online! If you are interested in nominating a current 7th Grader (2014-2015 school year)
please follow this link.
For further information or is you have any questions, please contact Francisco Peña, Program Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (212) 430-5980 ext. 1115.