Apply Now (For Parents)

Welcome Students and Families!

We are thrilled that you are interested in applying to Prep and/or PREP 9. We are currently accepting applications for Prep Contingent XLV (45) and PREP 9 Contingent XXXVI (36).  In order to apply for our program, you will need to submit an application using our online system. The application deadline has been extended to February 2, 2022. Please note that any child who was nominated by their school still needs to submit an application.

Nominators: School counselors, educators, and community organizations, please email to inquire about nominations you submitted. 

Application Checklist

☑ Student name and date of birth
☑ Parent/Guardian name(s)
☑ Family address, phone, and email
☑ Student is in 5th, 6th, or 7th grade 
☑ 2019-2020 final report card
☑ 2020-2021 final report card
☑ Student’s most recent ELA, Math, or alternative standardized exam score in 90+ percentile
If you are having trouble, please contact us at
163 West 91st Street
New York, NY 10024
P: 212.579.1470
328 West 71st Street
New York, NY 10023
P: 212.579.1390
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Prep for Prep's mission is to develop future leaders by creating access for young people of color to first-rate educational, leadership development and professional opportunities.