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Afterschool College and Career Readiness Initiative

Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Graduating High School College & Career Ready
  • Grant Amount $125,000
  • Grant Period July 1, 2022–June 30, 2024
  • Location Milton, PA, United States
  • Geographic Focus Pennsylvania

About this grant

This grant to Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit will enable the Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool Network to increase the availability and expansion of college and career exploration, financial literacy or college affordability planning by enhancing quality afterschool and summer learning opportunities for underserved youth. This project will support the state network to: 1) create workforce development and career pathways for youth through STEM career exploration; 2) develop financial literacy tools and resources for afterschool educators around college and career readiness to support youth; and 3) expand partnerships to increase integration of college and career readiness and STEM career exploration through afterschool programs. The grantee will share promising practices and resources with the 50 State Afterschool Network and Mizzen by Mott to enhance college and career readiness initiatives in afterschool programs nationally.