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Now Accepting Applications for 2016 Summer Program – Application Deadline May 1, 2016

University of Alabama on June 12 – July 22, 2016     •     Alabama State University on June 12 – July 22, 2016

NSEP PROGRAM OUTCOME

100% of youth who complete a NSEP Summer Academy graduate from high school!

SERVICES

A key purpose of NSEP is to expose youth to the field of social work as a college major and career choice.

ACADEMICS

A second key purpose of NSEP is to encourage students to complete high school, enroll in college and complete their post-secondary education.

DEVELOPMENT

A third key purpose of NSEP is to assist foster youth in the development of life-skills, employment skills, and leadership skills that will help them to achieve their personal and professional goals.

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17 Alabama foster youth successfully completed the NSEP Summer Academy at The University of Alabama June 2-July 12th. Youth experienced college life first hand during the six week summer academy experience.

QUOTES FROM NSEP YOUTH

  • “I liked how we had fun and I would do this program again”
  • “The info about social work made me more interested in pursuing this career”
  • “It helped me determine what I wanted to major in”
  • “I was able to learn so much new and very useful information”
  • “I’m about to go to college and I didn’t know what I really wanted to do but now I know because I worked with social workers”
  • “It was a great college experience for me and it opened my eyes and changed my view on the field of social work”
  • “I loved the staff cause they made me feel like they wanted me here and they loved me”
  • It was a very unique informative experience. It taught me many new ways to handle responsibility”
  • “I loved working at my job”
  • “I like how the staff and other kids always were there for each other”
  • “I loved the college experience. This has really opened my eyes.”
  • “I wish the program was longer than 6 weeks”
  • “I liked the agencies the best because it let me experience many different kind of people”
  • “What I liked most about NSEP was… “Getting to work in the profession”
  • “I liked living on a college campus the most.”
  • “I liked the experience that NSEP provided. It was educational and I enjoyed it a lot.”