We’re hiring: Join our team as a summer Leadership Counselor

Evolve502 is hiring! As part of the JCPS Summer Backpack League, Evolve502 is hiring Leadership Counselors to serve at its community learning hub sites. Leadership counselors are tasked with supporting hub activities and in some cases, working with small groups of students on activities.   To qualify, applicants must: Be a currently enrolled college student … Continued

Evolve502 to host three pop-up FAFSA completion workshops  

With graduation just a few short weeks away, Jefferson County Public School seniors are making plans for what comes next. For many that may be attending college. To help students prepare, Evolve502, KentuckianaWorks College Access Center and the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority are hosting three pop-up FAFSA completion workshops for JCPS seniors and the … Continued

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Education Can Change a Life

Our programming and scholarship are already giving hope to a generation of students. Hear more about work and how it’s directly impacting students in Louisville.

JCPS seniors and families invited to Nov. 20 College One-Stop Shop

Seniors at Jefferson County Public Schools thinking about their post-high school plans are invited to College One-Stop Shop, hosted by Evolve502 and Southpaw, a Taco Bell franchisee. The event will be from 11 a.m. -2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20 at Taco Bell, 8602 Dixie Highway, Louisville, Ky. 40258. JCPS seniors will be able to: Complete … Continued

Evolve502 announces scholarships available through JCPS Class of 2026

Evolve502 announced today that its scholarship for eligible Jefferson County Public Schools students has been fully funded through the Class of 2026, this school year’s eighth-grade students. The announcement, made today at Johnson Traditional Middle School, comes after Evolve502 secured more than $20 million in donor support for scholarships. A total of $5 million was … Continued

Evolve502 Scholarship application for Class of 2022 now open

Jefferson County Public Schools seniors who will graduate in May 2021 can now apply for the Evolve502 Scholarship on Oct. 1. The Evolve502 Scholarship allows eligible students to begin postsecondary studies tuition-free at any Kentucky Community and Technical College school or Simmons College of Kentucky to pursue an associate degree or career credential, or take … Continued

James Graham Brown Foundation gifts $3 million to Evolve502 for Opportunity Grants

The James Graham Brown Foundation has committed $3 million to Evolve502 for opportunity grants to provide additional financial support to the lowest-income students. The Evolve502 Scholarship allows eligible Jefferson County Public Schools students in the Class of 2021 to begin postsecondary studies tuition-free at any Kentucky Community and Technical College school or Simmons College of … Continued