CHANGING LIVES THROUGH EDUCATION

New Jersey SEEDS changes the lives of motivated, high-achieving students from low-income families by transforming their educational opportunities.

Since the organization’s inception in 1992, SEEDS ensures that its students have the knowledge, skills, access and support to thrive in far more challenging school environments than those from which they come. SEEDS then places its students at selective day and boarding schools or colleges and universities across the country with substantial financial aid packages.

Record of Achievement

2,296

graduates
of SEEDS’
education programs

$38,000

is a SEEDS family’s average annual income

$175M

in financial aid secured for Scholars’ and Young Scholars’ tenures in selective schools

99%

of reporting high school seniors enrolled in college*

*Based on data reported from 124 of 131 students in the Class of 2016

LATEST NEWS
AND HAPPENINGS

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Wall Street Journal: At 34, a Facebook Elder Statesman

In 1995, Mr. Cuervo graduated from one of SEEDS’s earliest programs. Last week, he flew in from…

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John F. Castano Named Executive Director

New Jersey SEEDS announced that John F. Castano has been appointed SEEDS’ Executive Director.

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