Is the College Prep Scholars Program application required in order to apply for the National College Match? QuestBridge December 15, 2022 15:58 Updated No. Students may apply to either one or both of our programs. Related articles Will my status as a College Prep Scholar make me more likely to receive a Match Scholarship through the National College Match? What is the relationship between the QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program and the QuestBridge National College Match? If I was not accepted or did not apply to the College Prep Scholars Program, should I still apply to the National College Match? When is the College Prep Scholars Program application due? What is the difference between a Finalist and a Match Scholarship Recipient?