Great Minds Great Future Academy @ First Generation College Bound

Great Minds Great Futures

With the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) funding, as part of their initiative to encourage more low- income students to take advantage of the state’s Howard P Rawlings Guaranteed Access Grant (GA) to attend college, FGCB conducts our GMGFA for at least 360 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students at Duval, Laurel, Parkdale, and Fairmont high schools. Presentations and workshops promote greater career and college affordability and encourage students to take advantage of the GA grant. One-on-one sessions reinforce workshop lessons.

Great Minds Great Futures Workshop

GMGF provides awareness, empowerment, and support to the following High Schools:

  • Duval High School
  • Fairmount High School
  • Laurel High School
  • Parkdale High School

Enrollment criteria:

  • GMGF Application with Letter of Intent
  • Identified as a FARM student in the 9th,10th, and 11th grade
  • Desire to attend college
  • Minimum GPA of 2.0
  • Parent/Guardian is required to attend an Orientation


Interest Of Enrollment Form

Complete the interest form below and a Great Minds Great Futures Coach will contact the Parent of the Student.

Complete GMGF Form

* Required