Improving Educational Opportunities and Access

Changing Young Lives in Boston and Beyond

Boston Program

Preparing Motivated Students for Admission to Schools that Lead to College

The Steppingstone Scholars Program prepares middle-grade students for admission to, and success at, schools in the Boston area that lead to college. Scholars participate in a program of academic preparation that spans up to two academic years and three summers, and then have access to comprehensive support services to ensure they stay on course for college.

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National Network

Expanding Pathways to College through the National Partnership for Educational Access

The National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA) is a membership organization that connects the people, practices, and innovations essential for eliminating barriers to educational access and college and career success for underserved students. NPEA has more than 325 members in 35 states. NPEA organizational members collectively serve more than 500,000 students nationwide.

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