POSTED: Monday, August 5, 2013 - 8:31pm
UPDATED: Monday, August 5, 2013 - 8:33pm
Louisiana — The Cinderella Project Leadership Academy partners with ExxonMobil to host first ever Academic Application Workshop in Scotlandville.
Monday, August 5 from 4 to 6 p.m.
Scotlandville Branch Library
7373 Scenic Hwy.
ExxonMobil volunteers will answer questions and provide general assistance to area highschool sophomores, juniors and seniors applying for The Cinderella Project Leadership Academy this fall. Young men are also welcome to attend as additional tips will be provided on completing college and financial aid applications.
About The Cinderella Project Leadership Academy:
The Cinderella Project Leadership Academy is an intensive college prep-workshop at Louisiana State University from Wednesday, October 2 to Saturday, October 5 for underserved female high school students hosted by The Cinderella Project in partnership with the LSU Office of Equity, Diversity and Community Outreach.
Applications are available via www.cinderellaprojectla.org  and are due Monday, September 9. Approximately 35 young women from across Louisiana will be selected to participate in the program. In addition to being immersed in a college setting and exposure to educational opportunities post-high school, each graduate will receive a $35 stipend to take the ACT and a $500 scholarship that can be used at any college or university in Louisiana.
The mission of The Cinderella Project is to support young women statewide with resources that may not exist for them otherwise.