Prep for Prep develops ethical and effective leaders who reflect our diverse society for the enduring benefit of all. Since 1978, Prep for Prep has identified New York City’s most promising students of color and prepared them for success at independent schools throughout the Northeast. Once placed, Prep for Prep supports the academic and personal growth of its students through college. Its students come from modern backgrounds and go on to excel at the most prestigious colleges and universities in the world. Many are the first in their families to graduate from college. Nearly 3,000 of its college graduates are now leaders in every field imaginable, from business and law, to education and the arts, to science and medicine.