Project Rise was a comprehensive GED® preparation program that was enhanced with comprehensive college and career readiness. This year-long program offered up to 12 months of full time GED® classes, 18 weeks of paid internship, job readiness training, credit bearing academic courses, employment placement assistance, and individualized support. Participants received supportive and guidance for a 12 twelve months. While enrolled, students received:
Project Rise is no longer accepting participants.
For news and updates about Project Rise, visit CEWD's blog: http://cewdkbcc.com/category/project-rise/
Project Rise's Mission Statement and Core Values:
Project Rise is a Center for Economic and Workforce Development initiative at Kingsborough. We provide educational, internship and employment services to young adults. The program prepares participants for the GED® exam, supports the development of work readiness skills and provides opportunities for participants to acquire gainful employment.