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Top Scholars Personalized College Prep

What do we do?

We are an independent education organization, with the goal to promote and deliver fair and ethical access to higher education.


We help students design and actively build the opportunities that will shape their lives.

We help you dig deep into your goals, in university and in life, to define what success means to you.

How can Top Scholars help you?

For university and grad school applications

1-on-1 tutoring and small group courses

Application Counseling


  • Understand how admissions officers will read your application

  • Find the schools that fit your goals and where you will be successful

  • Develop a Plan of Action to manage your applications and coordinate with the rest of your life

  • Build a genuine profile that shows schools why they need you

  • Create essays that demonstrate your unique story to universities


  • Build a timeline that coordinates testing, essays, interviews, and deadlines with your academic or professional schedule

  • Create an essay plan that is efficient and effective

  • Actively choose how to best represent yourself across all aspects of your applications

  • Coordinate to maximize your letters of recommendation

SAT and ACT Test Prep

1-on-1 Tutoring

  • Efficient, individual instruction 

  • Customized strategies built around goals, strengths, and timeframe

  • Personalized feedback every session

  • Reports to parents after each meeting

Small Group Courses

  • Classes built around your schedule

  • No more than 5 students per class 

  • Adaptive curriculum that adjusts in real time to class progress

  • In-depth feedback to give individual strategies to each student 

Other ways we can help

Meet with a counselor, online or in-person, to discuss your goals and the best ways to achieve them. Have some questions about the process? We're always happy to help.

Counseling for families considering applying to boarding schools abroad, helping you to find the right schools and to prepare outstanding applications. 

For students of any age who want to improve writing and reading skills. Fully customized around your interests to improve your ability to communicate effectively.

Who are we?


Josh holds a BA from Brown and  has counseled students in international schools and  national schools. He also loves playing the guitar.


Siv holds a BA from SUNY and an MA from Cornell, where he worked in admissions for over 10 years. He's also the nicest guy you'll ever meet.


David holds a BA from Rice, and managed three separate college prep companies in his past life. He's always up for a frisbee toss.


Kim has been a professional editor with the UN for over 30 years. He holds a BA from Harvard and MA from the University of Hawaii.

Our amazing alumni