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Little Steps  Big Futures

Welcome to the Big Brothers Big Sisters Education & Enrichment Department. On this site you will find a wealth of information regarding scholarships, educational resources, a calendar of events, activities, photos, and much more.  As part of our Little Steps. Big Futures program, Bigs, Littles and parents have the opportunity to map a course for success throughout the Little's academic career.   more ...

You have Big Dreams - We can help you get there!

Big Brothers Big Sisters wants to help YOU reach your dreams! We offer a variety of resources that can help YOU graduate and begin the successful journey of achieving your BIG goals in life. In addition to our Little Steps Big Futures program for 3rd - 12th graders, we also provide:

 

Educational Consultations 

Free consultations are available to any matched Little or Teen Big enrolled in the North Texas BBBS program. A Little, whether an upper elementary school student or a secondary school student, and his or her Big talk over current school successes versus challenges and future planning with a professional educational guide. Assessment sessions for middle and high school Littles cover possibilities after high school, including college and career choices, and how to access and afford the opportunities the Little is searching for.Sessions for elementary Littles include options for the Big to broaden and strengthen the academic and cultural world of the Little. Littles leave the session with a firmer sense of specific steps to take toward their educational and life goals. The Little also acquires practical help in translating personal academic records, expanding the possibilities for future work and schooling, and undertaking the college application process. more ...

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarships are FREE money that can assist students with college related expenses such as tuition, fees, books, room and board, etc. Scholarships may be awarded based on financial need, academic success, community service experience, etc.  more ...

Educational Resources 

Find all kinds of resources that can help with a resume, a college application, career exploration, military exploration, SAT peparation and even estimate how much it costs to live on your own!  more ...

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