News + Press

Winter 2018

Vassar Vet Scholar Excels at Yale Hackathon

Born in Costa Rica, Isabel Castillo is a third-year math and physics dual major at Vassar College who hopes to fuse her passion for medicine and engineering into a career in the biomedical field. Read More

Fall 2017

EY Offers Career Coaching to Vet Scholars

​Since the inception of the career coaching component of the Posse Career Program in 2014, Posse Scholars and alumni have benefited from one-on-one support from industry-leading professionals at many of Posse’s 175 corporate partners. Read More

Spring 2017

Veterans Scholar Wins Seed Grant for College Access Organization

​This summer, Dennis White will launch his own nonprofit venture thanks to a prestigious Seed Grant of $5,000 from Wesleyan University. White, a Veteran Scholar and sophomore at Wesleyan, aims to improve college access for high-achieving rural public high school students in his home state of West Virginia through the launch of the “Appalachian Scholars Project.” Read More

Upcoming Events



Posse’s Annual Gala

An Evening of Stars

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Posse’s hallmark event in New York City honors the individuals and organizations that have made an extraordinary difference in the field of education.

Cipriani Wall Street
55 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005

Cocktails: 6:30 p.m.
Dinner: 7:30 p.m.
Festive Attire

Emceed by Lesley Stahl,
Correspondent, 60 Minutes