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Founder Presents ApplyKit to NH High Tech Council

Recently, Bobby Touran, founder and CEO of ApplyKit, was invited to present at the New Hampshire High Tech Council. In the presentation, Bobby highlighted ApplyKit’s success in regards to helping students identify and close their academic gap, and also gain acceptance into their target schools. Bobby also discussed ApplyKit’s growth, future plans and goals. Bobby was fortunate to present to a qualified panel that included Alex DeLuca (Email and Data Marketing Coordinator at Dyn), Geoff Moody (International Programs at SNHU) and Rob Carbanaro (Founder and CEO of Avenue100). The panel listened to the presentation and then provided feedback and constructive criticism. Moreover, the event...

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ApplyKit and The White House Team Up to Innovate Education

This past Wednesday, ApplyKit had the pleasure to participate in “Datapalooza”— an event organized in collaboration by the White House and the Department of Education. The event was held at the Ronal Reagan amphitheater in Washington DC on January 15, 2014, and our CEO, Bobby Touran, and Marketing coordinator, Steve Messa, were in attendance to demonstrate the ApplyKit platform to a mix of policy makers and advocates of higher education. Among the attendees was Arne Duncan—US Secretary of Education (pictured below).  Datapalooza is intended to rally the support of both non-profit and for-profit organizations aiming to improve college access, to collaborate on innovative solutions that...

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Olivia McDowell is our first STAPLES shopping spree winner!

We have the first winner of our Early Admission contest!! Olivia-Mei McDowell of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has WON A Staples SHOPPING SPREE! Olivia is a student in the Girard Academic Music Program of Class of 2014 and will be majoring in Biochemistry at the University of Pennsylvania! Congrats Olivia!! THERE’S STILL TIME TO WIN! Just “Like” the ApplyKit Facebook page, and complete the survey found here to be automatically entered to win > 2 MORE SHOPPING SPREES TO GIVE AWAY! Contest ends January 31 at midnight. ACT NOW!  Read More →

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Seniors, want to go on a STAPLES shopping spree?

ApplyKit is going to buy your school supplies for the first year of College! If you applied Early Action OR Early Decision inthis application cycle, you are automatically eligible! 3 Seniors are going to go on a STAPLES shopping spree and have their ENTIRE FIRST YEAR OF COLLEGE’S school supplies paid for by ApplyKit. Just “Like” ApplyKit by visiting the link to Facebook, complete the survey found here ( and you will be be automatically entered to win! Your responses will not be made public. We will email the 3 winners with the details on January 31, 2014! ACT NOW!!      Read More →

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