Memphis PREP Program

We take the city's best students, get them in the best summer programs, and change their world and ours. The Memphis PREP Program provides rising juniors and seniors with a summer of intellectual stimulation, personal growth, leadership development, cultural diversity, and discovery in the summer programs of our country's finest educational institutions.

Operating as usual

reachmem.com 06/05/2015

Reach Memphis

Did you know that Memphis PREP is now REACH Memphis? Visit www.reachmem.com to learn more about our programs and partnerships.

reachmem.com REACH Memphis provides opportunities for Memphis students to learn in different environments, explore new places and build lasting connections with individuals throughout the world.

[08/12/13]   This summer we had 103 participants attend 33 different Summer Programs. They had a great time and are now back to school hitting the books

[04/16/13]   Show Us Your Creative Side

Want a chance to win a $150 scholarship which can be used toward your summer experience or your college expenses?

Memphis PREP is offering students in our programs the opportunity to submit a drawing for use on our 2013 Memphis PREP T-Shirt. Here’s how it works:
• Create a design suitable for use on a white T-Shirt that you showcases Memphis PREP
• Include the words Memphis PREP in your design
• The design must be an original – NO Clip art; NO plagiarizing; YOUR original design. Any art submitted that is not original will be disqualified.
• It can be black and white, two color or four color
• Please use a medium that will transfer to camera ready art easily

Qualifying designs MUST BE:
• In the Memphis PREP office by 2:00pm April 30, 2013 (no exceptions)
• Submitted on paper no smaller than 8 ½ x 11inches or larger than 8 ½ by 14inches

NOTE: Designs will not be returned and will become the property of Memphis PREP. While only one drawing will be selected, we reserve the right to display/use any or all designs submitted. The winner will be notified May 3 and the scholarship will be presented at the Memphis PREP celebration on May 23.

Questions? Call 901-278-0808

teamupmemphis.org 01/30/2013

Memphis Grizzlies Charitable Foundation - Home

Hey All!
Let's help spread the word...The Grizzlies are looking for 100 Mentors in just 50 days!!! That's just 2 mentors a day! There are so many opportunities and organizations. Check them out: “100 Mentors in 50 Days” at www.teamupmemphis.org

teamupmemphis.org TEAMmates is the Grizzlies Foundation's program to recognize and reward active mentors mentor and strengthen the mentoring community in Memphis. Benefits of joining TEAMmates include:

teamupmemphis.org 01/30/2013

Memphis Grizzlies Charitable Foundation - Home

Hey All!
Let's help spread the word...The Grizzlies are looking for 100 Mentors in just 50 days!!! That's just 2 mentors a day! There are so many opportunities and organizations. Check they out: “100 Mentors in 50 Days” at www.teamupmemphis.org

teamupmemphis.org TEAMmates is the Grizzlies Foundation's program to recognize and reward active mentors mentor and strengthen the mentoring community in Memphis. Benefits of joining TEAMmates include:

01/22/2013

I am so excited about our renewed partnership with Grizzlies Team Up!!!!!

12/13/2012

Obsidian Public Relations

WE MADE THE TOP FIVE!!!! Round 2 of voting is open! The Memphis PREP Program needs your votes. Voting is open until 5 p.m. tomorrow! Go to www.facebook.com/ObsidianPR . Vote by going to the PR 180 Project Finalists album and like the logo of the Memphis PREP Program. Look for “mphs P” to find our logo.

Obsidian PR employs 11 professionals - nine of those being PR strategists. Founded in 2006 by Courtney Ellett, Obsidian has locations in Memphis and Dallas. The PR firm provides strategy and tactical deployment across the PR spectrum.

12/11/2012

Obsidian Public Relations

Voing has begun for the PR 180° Project. Please vote by visiting www.facebook.com/ObsidianPR. There, tyou will find a photo album called "PR 180° Project Nominees." like the logo of MEMPHIS PREP to vote. Voting end on 12/12/12 So vote today we can get help for six month with PR. Thanks

Obsidian PR employs 11 professionals - nine of those being PR strategists. Founded in 2006 by Courtney Ellett, Obsidian has locations in Memphis and Dallas. The PR firm provides strategy and tactical deployment across the PR spectrum.

[08/24/12]   Have you guys met our new Executive Director, Margaret Ryan and our new College Counselor, Bitsy Kasselberg?
Welcome back Bitsy!

[08/24/12]   Welcome Megan Fuller to the Memphis PREP Family

commercialappeal.com 06/11/2012

Memphis PREP honors grads

Memphis PREP Program in the news!

commercialappeal.com Kisshanee Phillips says Memphis PREP changed her life.

[05/09/12]   Seniors make sure you have turned in all of the your college information for the Senior Celebration!!!

[05/09/12]   Looking forward to this Saturday's community service project!!!
See ya there!

[12/29/11]   Great to see MPP alumni out tonight! Happy Holidays!

[12/23/11]   We hope everyone has a safe, peaceful, and joyous holiday season!

[12/15/11]   This Sunday MPP is hosing our new student orientation! We're looking forward to meeting all of our new students! Here's to the beginning of the rest of your lives! The world is waiting...

[12/02/11]   Please join us on Monday night at 6:00 pm in Millard Hall @ Evergreen Church for our annual Financial Aid Workshop! We'll be covering important information about applying for financial aid, affording college, and receiving scholarships. We hope to see you there!

[11/25/11]   Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!

commercialappeal.com 11/16/2011

21 MCS teachers receive honors from students

MCS teachers receive honors from their students and the community!

commercialappeal.com If teachers spend most evenings at home with a pile of student papers, Monday night was glam night, a time for heels, sequins and glittering smiles as Memphis City Schools teachers stepped up at The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts to receive awards from their students.

11/07/2011

The Memphis PREP Program

Looking for scholarship money? Check out our blog to read about local and national scholarship opportunities!

memphisprep.blogspot.com

nytimes.com 11/07/2011

Merger of Memphis and County School Districts Revives Challenges

Our school districts are making the national news...

nytimes.com The largest school district consolidation in American history is taking place as the overwhelmingly black Memphis district is being dissolved into the majority-white Shelby County schools.

commercialappeal.com 10/30/2011

'Undefeated:' Underdog story of Manassas football team scores upset win as feature film

Catch this movie about Manassas football at the Memphis Film Festival. It's been getting great reviews!

commercialappeal.com The documentary "Undefeated" presents an intimate chronicle of three student-athletes from inner-city Memphis and the volunteer coach trying to help them beat the odds on and off the field.

gleegiveanote.com 10/22/2011

GLEE is giving $1,000,000 to at-risk music programs!

Vote to support at-risk music programs in Memphis City Schools!

gleegiveanote.com Schools nationwide heard the call and GLEEKed their hearts out in their submission videos. Now it's your turn to lend your voice. Vote and share your favorite videos and help deserving schools win up to 50K! Visit www.gleegiveanote.com today.

commercialappeal.com 10/19/2011

CBU event preps immigrant families on college process

"Making the Most of your American Education" is a workshop for immigrant students and their families that will cover topics like applying to college and financial aid. Check it out!

commercialappeal.com Organizers are contacting English as a Second Language teachers and ethnic news media to spread the word about a Nov. 7 event at Christian Brothers University that aims to educate immigrant parents and their children about going to college.

[10/13/11]   We are currently accepting applications from top 10th and 11th grade Memphis City Schools students for Memphis PREP summer programs! Get those applications to your guidance counselors and go on the adventure of a lifetime next summer!

[10/13/11]   We had a great college essay writing workshop tonight with our college counselor and some very motivated students!

[10/10/11]   Welcome to Memphis PREP's official page! We will share information about our summer programs, college counseling, mentoring, and more!

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613 University St
Memphis, TN
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