The first class of Torch Scholars has graduated, and they have blazed and impressive path. Read the full story here.


What happens when a group of friends dream big? For Torch Scholars Glenny Reynoso, Odalis Polanco, Simona Vareikaite, and Unice Karmue, that dream is a reality now called DRYVE, Distributing Resources to Youth and Volunteer Efforts...more>

Over 70 Scholars in Torch, BPHS (Boston Public High Schools) and BHA (Boston Housing Authority)Scholarship Programs served Boston neighborhoods as part of Northeastern’s annual Fall Service Day in October 2009...more>

Torch and BPHS Scholars traveled to Roxbury’s Timilty Middle School to present a college motivation panel to middle schoolers in the A.V.I.D. college awareness program...more>


With two Northeastern Professors and a class of twenty students, Unice Karmue (Torch Class 3) spent eight weeks studying and living on campus at  Cape Coast University in Ghana...more>


Torch 4 Scholars come from Boston, Chicago, New York City, Rochester, NY, and Chelsea, MA, and three scholars moved to the United States from their home countries of Bangladesh, China, and Bosnia..more>