RISING SCHOLARS

Lead

  • Chelsea Esquibias, Regional Coordinator, Rising Scholars, California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office

Goal

  • To provide a transitional services program for formerly incarcerated students with effective on-ramps to assist them in obtaining the resources and support services needed to achieve their academic and career goals.

Outcome

  • Facilitate support of formerly incarcerated students by (1) developing a repository of industry partners willing to provide internships and jobs and (2) sharing a video that highlights the Rising Scholars programs and resources available at the ten community colleges in the San Diego & Imperial Region.

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