The Quest for Excellence New York City Award gives high-achieving, low-income high school juniors in New York City access to summer enrichment and travel programs, technology, professional networking, and academic opportunities, to help strengthen their college outlook. This initiative is made possible through the generosity of the Heckscher Foundation for Children, additional foundations, and individuals.
Select NYC Award recipients may also receive:
To apply, you should qualify for the College Prep Scholars Program and must permanently reside in one of the five boroughs of New York City.
If selected as a College Prep Scholar, recipients of the Quest for Excellence NYC Award will be notified via email. If you have additional questions about the Quest for Excellence NYC Award, please send inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.