TRANSITION: Focus on key periods that research has identified
as being particularly challenging for underserved youth: high school
to college; college to career.
HERITAGE: Instill the idea that understanding the history of the
United States is vital to claiming personal, political, and social power.
EMPOWERMENT: Convey the knowledge and confidence to excel
and thrive as they pursue their ambitious goals.
FINANCIAL LITERACY: Provide budgeting tools and understanding
of the financial aid process
LEADERSHIP: Impart Alexander Hamilton’s legacy of principled
character and commitment to public service in the face of adversity
as the basis of true leadership.
5 YEAR PROGRAM
YR 1 | High School Senior | College Readiness | New York Leader Week
YR 2 | College Freshman | College Transition | Seattle Leader Week
YR 3 | College Sophomore | Leadership & Service | International Leader Week
YR 4 | College Junior | Career Readiness | Texas Leader Weekend
YR 5 | College Senior | Career Transition