The Y-Scholars Program is a four-year college readiness program focused on low-income first generation college bound teens. Our goal is for every Y-Scholar to graduate high school, gain admission to a college or university, pursue a post-secondary education, and with it a brighter future. We provide a rigorous and supportive program to empower low-income teens to master skills they need to reach their full potential.


Our resources and services include:

  • Personalized mentoring support
  • Weekly workshops to explore college and career choices
  • Daily after school tutoring Individualized college advising for seniors
  • Free standardized test preparation
  • Communication with parents and school staff


We are dedicated to building a learning community that practices continuous self-improvement. In doing so, we hope to coach high school students to become successful college graduates and pursue higher ambitions.


The program is free. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year. Visit the Y Scholars website to learn more!

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