S-PREP Program

S-PREP is a free high school and college preparatory program for 7th - 12th grade students, who are interested in a career in medicine or related STEM professions. The long-range objective is to increase the number of historically underrepresented and economically disadvantaged students prepared to enter college, and improve their participation rate in healthcare and STEM.


Summer Program offerings include: academic enrichment in math & science, PSAT prep, academic/career advisement, career development/college preparatory workshops, and virtual college tours. Program dates will be July 1st – July 31st from 10am – 3pm.



To apply students must:

  • Reside in New York
  • Be enrolled in grades 7 – 12
    • current 6th graders can apply as long as they are on track to begin 7th grade in Fall 2022
  • Self-identify as Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Pacific Islander or Alaskan Native


Deadline: Sunday, May 15th 11:59pm EST!

Access Returner Form online at: www.ps.columbia.edu/sprep/apply