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Applications Now Available for 2022-2023!

March 9, 2022

The Emily K Center is pleased to open its application window for 2022-2023 programming. The Center operates two enrollment-based programs for Durham County students which accept applications each spring. Pioneer Scholars serves elementary and middle school students (grades 1-8) and Scholars to College supports high school students who reside in Durham County. Both programs have a priority application deadline of April 21, 2022.

For more information on Pioneer Scholars, please click here. Navigate to the ‘How to Apply’ tab to download the application or use the links below.
Pioneer Scholars Application Packet – Elementary School – English
Pioneer Scholars Application Packet – Elementary School – Spanish
Pioneer Scholars Application Packet – Middle School – English
Pioneer Scholars Application Packet – Middle School – Spanish
Confidential Teacher Recommendation Form

For more information on Scholars to College, please click here. Navigate to the ‘How to Apply’ tab to download the application or use the links below.
Scholars to College Application – English
Scholars to College Application – Spanish
Confidential Evaluation for Teachers

Families are also encouraged to join us for a Virtual Open House to learn more about these programs. The Virtual Open House will take place on Tuesday, March 22 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Please RSVP here. You will then be emailed a Zoom link.