The mission of the program is to ensure a quality public education for all children, increase high school graduation rates and prepare graduates to be successful in college
Welcome to Project GRAD Philadelphia
Project GRAD Philadelphia is proud to award college scholarships to deserving students of William L. Sayre High School to pursue higher education. This critical funding is a lifeline for achievers from underserved backgrounds, who tap into the support services, enrichment and resources that Project GRAD affords our students. Project GRAD will provide each eligible student $1,500 toward their educational expenses for up to 4 years of their college education.
The mission of Project GRAD Houston is to support a quality public education for all children in economically disadvantaged communities so that high school and college graduation rates increase.
In the News
Project Access Helps PA “Threepeaters” Complete 9th Grade LANCASTER COUNTY, PA. FEBRUARY 15, 2012. They had failed ninth grade not once, but twice. Counselors intervened. Teachers stayed for summer school. Still, for one group of Pennsylvania ninth graders, dropout seemed …
WASHINGTON, DC. OCTOBER 17, 2011. Two Project GRAD sites have been selected winners of this year’s highly-competitive GEAR UP awards from the U.S. Department of Education, as announced earlier this month by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. The winning …