Partnership for After School Education

Issue 136

December 15, 2016

Application for the KPMG Future Leaders Program

Applications are available for the KPMG Future Leaders Program Class of 2017. Top high school senior female students from around the country will be selected to participate. Students will receive a college scholarship for $10,000 each year for 4 years of college, attend the 3-day KPMG Future Leaders Retreat at Stanford University July 2017, and participate in the KPMG Future Leaders Mentoring Program for one year. Applications are due January 30, 2017. For more information, download the cover letter from Dr. Condoleezza Rice, a program snapshot, and the application.

December 15, 2016

New Website Connects NYC Teens to Afterschool and Summer Programs

Torus Teens is a platform that connects teenagers with afterschool and summer programs. Currently focused on New York City, Torus also services as an outreach and recruitment tool for programs serving teens ages 14 - 19. Torus does outreach to over 100 NYC high schools through partnerships with leading charter school networks, school support networks, Teach for America NYC, the NYS Counselors Association, among others. If you are interested in listing your program, contact co-founder, Cecilia Foxworthy, Free programs are listed free of charge and fee-based programs through a paid subscription.