Indianapolis Urban League

Project Ready

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Program History

In April 2008, the Indianapolis Urban League (IUL) received a two-year grant from the National Urban League to implement the Project Ready (PR) Curriculum in Indianapolis. The Indianapolis affiliate is one of the original eight Project Ready sites nationwide.

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2022 Scholarships

Project Ready and Project Ready Mentor Program

Applications for the Indianapolis Urban League’s 2022Project Ready and Project Ready Mentor Program Scholarship, awarding $1,000 to two eligible program seniors at each program site, are being accepted March 24 through 5:00 p.m. Friday, April 15, 2022.

Click to download 2022 Project Ready and Project Ready Mentor Program Scholarship Application

A current high school senior enrolled in the Project Ready and Project Ready Mentor Program at a participating high school of Arsenal Technical, Ben Davis, Shortridge and Warren Central high schools, and the Renaissance School.

Contact your Site Coordinator with questions.

Ben Davis High School and Shortridge High School
Cierra Hill, Site Coordinator

Warren Central High School, The Rennaisance School and Arsenal Technical High School
Darynne Messer, Site Coordinator

Project Ready STEM

School (Charter Schools USA) and Creston Intermediate Academy and Creston Middle School co-located in Warren Township. The primary purpose of the After School STEM Initiative is to provide opportunities for academic enrichment to meet state and local student academic achievement standards as well as exposure to and hands-on Science activities and exposure to STEM careers. The first year pilot was provided through a grant from The Comcast Foundation. The 2015-17 year activities were jointly funded by The Comcast Foundation and USA Funds. The 2017-18 school year is being funded buy Comcast and LEI.