Ulysses S. Grant Foundation

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Our Mission:

The Ulysses S. Grant Foundation is a summer academic program for talented and motivated New Haven middle school students. Every year since 1953, U.S. Grant has drawn on the experiences and enthusiasm of Yale undergraduates to design an enrichment experience that offers students the academic preparation and skills they will need to excel in their current school environment and enter college. The program is intended to reach bright students who might have limited opportunities and resources to participate in academic enrichment activities.



Our Activities:

The Ulysses S. Grant Program Direct Service Organizing and leading summer academic enrichment program for middle school students coming from New Haven public and parochial schools; helping young students acquire the academic preparation and skills they will need to excel in their current school environment and to enter and succeed in college. This semester was spent assembling the teaching team and preparing for the upcoming summer. The Ulysses S. Grant Program Direct Service The Ulysses S. Grant Foundation is a 6-week academic summer program for highly motivated middle school students who are enrolled in public and parochial schools in New Haven, CT. This semester will be dedicated to recruiting and hiring a new pair of co-directors to run the program for the upcoming summer.



Student Leaders:

Chidima Anekwe - Co-Coordinator/Co-President Sean Pergola - Co-Coordinator/Co-President

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