$500 NYC x Freshman Year for Free Spring Challenge

Earn a $500 CASH stipend and free college credit by being one of the first 20 students to pass a CLEP exam by the May 1, 2023 deadline.

Join hundreds of other NYC x Freshman Year for Free students and receive a premium $300 CASH stipend for every CLEP exam passed. No limit on the number of $300 stipends you can receive.

How to participate
Earn a $500 stipend and free college credit if you are among the first 20 NYC x FYFF students to pass a course, request a CLEP voucher, pass a CLEP exam, and submit a stipend/reimbursement request by May 1.

All students can earn a premium $300 stipend and free college credit for passing a course and CLEP exam, and submitting the required forms by the deadline. No limit on the number of $300 stipends you can receive.

Students may only receive one reward ($500 or $300) for each exam passed.

Our goal is to help you earn as much free college credit as possible.

WE KNOW YOU CAN DO IT!

We’re rooting for you to succeed!
The NYC x Freshman Year for Free Team


How do I earn the $500?
NYC x Freshman Year for Free participants need to pass a course, including the practice questions, and request a voucher (so you can take the exam for free). Take and pass the corresponding CLEP exam (a score of 50 or higher), be one of the first 20 students to submit the necessary forms, and you’re eligible to earn $500.

Any student who does not receive the $500 offer is still eligible for a premium $300 stipend for passing a course, passing the corresponding CLEP exam, and submitting the required forms by May 1, 2023. Students who receive the $500 offer are eligible for $300 on any additional exams they pass.

What are the necessary forms?
You must complete these forms between March 20, 2023 – May 1, 2023:
CLEP Voucher Request
Stipend / Reimbursement Request

How do I find a test center?
Test centers that offer the CLEP exam are open throughout New York City and around the country. To find a CLEP test center, please click here to search on The College Board website.

What if I’ve already taken an exam? Am I still eligible?
This special offer applies to exams passed from March 20, 2023 to May 1, 2023.

What if I have other questions about this premium reward?
Please email us directly and we’ll be happy to answer your questions: learnersupport@nyc.modernstates.org

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