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YPIE Scholar Application

Be a part of YPIE!

The YPIE Scholars program is an opportunity for you to get support on your path to college!

What: FREE academic support 

With: Coaching from the YPIE team

Why: To help you reach your college goals!

When: Deadline extended to Thursday 12/2 at 11:59pm

Who: Any 9th grader in the Yonkers Public School district

To participate, please complete the application linked here

More details...

  • the heart of the YPIE Scholars program is our afterschool center, the YPIE College Zone

  • the YPIE College Zone is a place where you will bolster your academic skills and get extra help in your school subjects that feel challenging

  • the biggest part of the YPIE College Zone is our Majors program

  • Learn more about the YPIE Majors here

Info Sessions

To learn more about the YPIE Scholars program, all students/parents/guardians are invited to attend any of our 3 info sessions. There will be two in-person info sessions and one virtual session. 

Info sessions are recommended but not required. 

If you plan to attend, please register for an info session here.

The dates are...

  • Wednesday November 10th at 6:15pm at the YPIE College Zone

  • Saturday November 13th at 12:15pm on Zoom (see Zoom link below)

  • Tuesday November 23rd at 4pm at the YPIE College Zone -> this will be an info session + an opportunity to complete your application if you are a student

Any additional questions? 

Please email the Director of College Readiness, Emily Latainer 

Email Emily at elatainer@ypie.org

Students who get the most out of our program...

  • have time/availability to attend the YPIE College Zone 2x per week (located at 92 Main Street, Yonkers, NY 10701)

  • will be first-generation college students

  • are low-income

Zoom link for 11/13 Info Session at 12:15pm:

Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 849 6729 8947

Passcode: 872546

YPIE Scholar Application