Running of the Turkeys

Country Park 3905 Nathanael Greene Drive, Greensboro, NC

Join us at Country Park for the Running of the Turkeys 5K and Family Fun Run. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to shift_ed. 

Cash for College

Looking for scholarships, grants, or financial aid to help pay for college? shift_ed, Guilford County Schools and the College Foundation of North Carolina are partnering to get families the answers they need. Join us for an interactive workshop with tips to ease the financial burden of college.

Scholarship Info Session

The shift_ed scholarship application for the 2023-24 school year opens December 1. Join us to learn more about the application and disbursement process.

SEO Scholars Application Workshop

Need help completing your application for SEO Scholars? Come to our free, virtual workshop to walk through the process and ask any questions.

SEO Scholars Application Deadline

SEO Scholars is a free, eight-year academic program that gets low-income public high school students to and through college – with a 90% college graduation rate. Enrollment is now open for ninth-grade Guilford County Schools students. Don’t miss your chance to be part of our inaugural cohort!

Last Day of Fall Semester Tutoring

Our Community Virtual Tutoring and HELPS Tutoring programs will end for the fall semester on December 9. They will resume the week of January 9, 2023.

First Gen Event

This event is for students already enrolled in our First Gen program. In collaboration with Guilford County Schools’ Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, the First Gen program gives additional support to college-bound high school students. Supports include goal setting, talent development and identifying strengths. Students have assistance with college applications, scholarships, financial aid and […]

First Gen Event

This event is for students already enrolled in our First Gen program. In collaboration with Guilford County Schools’ Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, the First Gen program gives additional support to college-bound high school students. Supports include goal setting, talent development and identifying strengths. Students have assistance with college applications, scholarships, financial aid and […]