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Justice Scholars

Overview: An educational program geared toward high school students and GED candidates.

Participant Age: 16-24

Details: The program focuses on educational gains and features multiple tracks, including options for young adults who are:

  • Of compulsory high school age or eligible for GED classes
  • In need of basic education classes or
  • Ready for post-secondary education
The program features educational services, tutoring, career exploration, case management, peer support, financial incentives, placement and follow-up services.

Below is a list of the organizations that are providing Justice Scholars programs:


Community District(s) Served
The Fortune Society
Bronx 1,2,3,4,5,6,9;
Brooklyn 3,4,5,8,13,16;
Manhattan 9,10,11;
Queens 1,12,14
29-76 Northern Blvd., Long Island City, NY 11101
South Bronx Overall Development Corporation (SoBRO)
Bronx 1,2,3,4,5,6,9
555 Bergan Ave., Bronx, NY 10455
Community Mediation Services
Queens 12
89-64 163rd St., Jamaica, NY 11432
New York City Mission Society
Manhattan 9,10,11
646 Malcolm X Blvd., NY, NY 10026
The Center for Alternatives Sentencing and Employment Services, Inc.
Brooklyn 3,4,5,8,13,16;
Manhattan 9,10,11;
Bronx 1,2,3,4,5,6,9;
Queens 1,12,14
346 Broadway, 4th Floor, NY, NY 10007
Graham Windham
Brooklyn 3,5,8,16
1958 Fulton Street, Rm. 400, Brooklyn, NY 11233