GEAR UP Kentucky

GEAR UP Student Ambassadors

Student Ambassadors listen  GEAR UP Student Ambassadors participate in a session at the 2019 Institute for a College-Going Culture.

Why become a GEAR UP Student Ambassador?

When you are a GEAR UP Student Ambassador, you get to do LOTS of things, including:

There are 3 types of GEAR UP Student Ambassadors:

  1. GUK Ambassadors serve as local representatives of GEAR UP and engage others in service to their local community. 9th and 12th grade GUK students can apply to be GUK Ambassadors.
  2. Peer Mentors are 12th graders who help 9th grade students build resilience through the use of mentoring activities.
  3. Peer Tutors are 12th graders who are paid to help 9th grade students build academic skills. (Only 2 positions available per high school.)

Interested? Complete your online application today!