CollegeDrive Test Prep and Tutoring – Baron Education’s Test Prep Division – has helped thousands of students achieve their highest academic potential since 2009. We offer classes and private tutoring for the SAT and ACT, Academic Tutoring, and College Admissions Consulting at our 12 education centers throughout the Denver area and online. CollegeDrive students have achieved exceptional results, with an average improvement of 140 points on the SAT and 4 points on the ACT (with top score improvements to date of 310 on the SAT and 11 on the ACT). CollegeDrive students have earned millions of dollars in scholarships, and three have been named Boettcher Scholars (Colorado’s most prestigious scholarship award).
Ben Baron, the founder of Baron Education, received his MBA from Harvard Business School and then spent three years as Harvard’s Assistant Director of MBA Admissions. Prior to founding Baron Education, Ben was Vice President at one of the nation’s largest education companies.
As an education company committed to preparing students for their future, CollegeDrive celebrates educational opportunities and recognizes the importance of higher education in helping individuals reach their greatest potential. To demonstrate our commitment, we are pleased to launch the CollegeDrive Essay Competition, the winner of which will receive a $1,500 college scholarship. To compete for the scholarship, students must complete the application and write an essay of not more than 500 words on the following prompt:
What person, event, or activity in your life thus far has most prepared you for your future? How has this person, event or activity impacted your life?
One scholarship of $1,500 will be awarded to a high school senior or graduate to attend the college of his/her choice in Autumn, 2020.
For a submission to be considered, it must include a completed Application Form and qualifying essay of 500 words or less.
Winner will be notified on or around April 15, 2020.
The CollegeDrive Scholarship Competition is not open to employees of the firm or their family members.