Admissions

APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2020 TECHNOVATION FOR GOOD PROGRAM WILL BE ACCEPTED: Feb 7th, 2020 through April 15, 2020 

Welcome to the first round of admissions for the Technovation for Good (tech4good) program! 

Admission is intended for current high school juniors (rising seniors during the time of program) who have a genuine interest in pursuing a technology-related career field or wish to explore entrepreneurship or sustainability options. Potential candidates should display their competitive attributes through academic achievements, leadership potential, and community activities. Tech4good admissions committee will assist in the selection of candidates that show potential aligning with the goals of the program. The inaugural program is limited to 20 students. Limited need-based scholarships are available specifically for students from the following counties: Avery, Caldwell, Catawba, Forsyth, Watauga, and Wilkes.

Once applications are received, they are screened and reviewed. Applicants will be notified of the next steps by March 31, 2020.

Requirements

Applying to the Innovation for Good Program involves:

  • Submitting an online application

  • Upon completion of the application, you will need to secure two evaluation forms to also be completed online; one completed by an academic reference and another by a personal reference (no family members please).

  • The following items should be mailed OR scanned and emailed together: 

    • High school transcript, grades, and GPA 

    • Signed releases and signatures page 

    • Test scores: If you have completed the PSAT, SAT, or ACT, please ask your counselor to add these scores to the transcript you will be submitting. If your school does not provide test scores on transcripts, please forward a copy of your test report. If you have not completed any of the above tests, please indicate so on your application. 

Please mail all materials to: 

Walker College of Business
Technovation for Good
ASU Box 32049
Boone, NC 28608-2049

OR   Email materials to tech4good@appstate.edu

Application Information  

Deadline 

Applications for the 2020 program will be accepted from  Feb 7, 2020 through March 15, 2020.

Program Dates

July 19, 2020 to August 1st, 2020

Tuition and Scholarships

Scholarship Application can be found here

The cost for the two-week program is $1,350 (cost is subsidized due to partial funding from Alex Lee, Inc.). Contributions from Technovation for Good fund will cover additional costs of the actual program. Program fees and funds from the grant will provide housing, instruction, meals and activities expenses. Students will be responsible for any additional incidentals or spending money.