resources that you might find helpful. Please contact us if you would
like to add another organization.
Chance: Recruits talented and
gifted students of color in grades
6-11 and matches them with independent, private and public schools.
Call (646) 346-1310 or visit their website, www.abetterchance.org.
Futures: For profiles and more
information about individual
Catholic schools in Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island, visit www.buildboldfutures.org.
Aware: For financial assistance
and resources for children under 5
years old. Call 1-800-424-2246 or visit their website, www.childcareaware.org.
Education: For Catholic school
scholarships in Brooklyn &
Queens. Call (718) 965-7340 or visit their website, www.futuresineducation.org.
For information about all types of schools (including private
schools, public schools, and carther schools), visit www.greatschools.org.
Scholarship Fund: For Catholic
school scholarships in Manhattan,
Bronx & Staten Island. Call (212) 753-8583 or visit their
Catholic School: For news and
information about Catholic schools in
Brooklyn and Queens, visit www.mybqcatholicschool.com.
Mentoring program for gifted students. Students apply in 5th, 6th or
7th grades. Call (212) 579-1470 or visit their website, www.prepforprep.org.
Sponsor Partners: Provides
mentoring and high school scholarships.
Call (212) 986-9575 or visit their website, www.sspnyc.org.
Fellowship: Mentoring program
for gifted students. Students must be
in 7th grade to apply. Call (212) 288-6678 visit their website, www.teakfellowship.org.
Scholars Program: Provides
scholarships for African American and
Hispanic American students from New York City. Visit www.theoliverprogram.org.