The Process

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I'm ready, now what?!

That’s great! We’re excited that you’re excited! The first step toward becoming a Crossroads scholar is to take a look at our process checklist below. If you still have questions, contact us at or call 412-661-9422.

Recruitment Timeline

  • Applications to join Crossroads open in October.
  • Our selection committee members begin reviewing application materials in December, and prospective applicants will be asked to interview with Crossroads staff from January to February.
  • The selection committee will then reconvene in late February to make final decisions regarding qualified applicants; families and students are notified by the end of March as to their status.
  • Beginning in April, accepted students and families will meet with Crossroads staff to sign their letter of commitment and formally accept their appointment into the program.

Ready. Start. Apply.