The Jewish Employment and Vocational Service offers paid summer work, college counseling, and SAT tutoring to Jewish high school seniors.
The Lasko College Prep Program offers college-bound students the opportunity to earn money while obtaining free expert college counseling and ACT/SAT test prep. Current high school juniors in the Greater Philadelphia area are encouraged to apply for this special program offered by JEVS Human Services. Sessions begin the summer before the participants’ senior year, and experienced educational counselors continue to work with them through their last year of high school, helping them reach their college admissions goals.
The program includes:
- Summer work resulting in a $1000 stipend
- SAT and ACT preparation
- College guidance
- Financial aid counseling
- Visits to local colleges
- Fun group activities with other Jewish students, including a Mitzvah Project
- Mentoring by college students participating in our Franklin C. Ash Summer Internship Program
- A second award of $1000 once participant is successfully enrolled in college
For more information and eligibility requirements, call 215-854-1834 or email [email protected] This program is supported by grants from the Lasko Family Foundation.
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