The Willie B.  Adkins  Scholars  Program

Making The Dream Become A Reality

Welcome to the Willie B. Adkins Scholars Program

Dear Families and Supporters,

We hope that you and your families have been healthy and safe during this COVID-19 pandemic. We wanted to provide a quick update and timeline for the 2020-21 Academic year. 

Program Meetings

We have decided to move forward with Distance Learning for the Fall of 2020 for both Vallejo and Stockton Programs. The Vallejo Program will meet on Monday Evenings and the Stockton Program will meet on Wednesday Evenings. 

Application Deadline

We are no longer taking applications for the Vallejo Program. Stockton Program application deadline is August 31, 2020. Apply below. Click on your program tab above for updated information. 

Family Interviews

Family interviews are for new scholars and families only. Each new Scholar is required to complete the Interview Questionnaire prior to their interview date and time. The interview questionnaires have been emailed to those new scholars who have applied to the program. 

Interviews dates have been set for August 4-August 14, 2020 between 5:00 pm and 7:30 pm via Zoom. Please check your email for the form to schedule your family interview.   


We will host our Program Orientation on August 31, 2020 6:30 pm via Zoom for both the Vallejo and Stockton Programs. 

Program Start Date: 

Program start date for the Stockton Program is Wednesday, September 9, 2020 6:30 pm via Zoom.

Program start date for the Vallejo Program is Monday, September 14, 2020 6:30 pm via Zoom. 

Thank you for your continued support of our Program.

Updated 8/1/2020


We are now accepting applications for the 2020-21 Academic year. Returning Scholars must complete the application.
Application deadline for the Vallejo Program has passed. We are no longer taking applications.  
Stockton Program application deadline has been extended to August 31, 2020.