Our Mission


We help students make opportunities happen.

Every student deserves a chance to forge their own route to a bright future – no matter where they’re from, or what resources are available to them. For 26 years, we’ve worked side-by-side with schools, colleges and businesses to help students find their own brilliant pathways by becoming college and career ready.

Dream Day

The Atlanta Hawks hosted 30 Brown Middle School CFES Scholars at their Dream Day youth seminar, where they participated in activities focused around Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy of social activism and inclusion.

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STEM

On January 24-25, North Country students gathered at the CFES Center in Essex for two days of West Point Robotics Workshops.

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NPR Interview

CFES President Rick Dalton discussed “Cultivating Diversity on Vermont’s College Campuses” on NPR with UVM’s Jaydeen Santos.

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