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Nominate a 6th Grader

Applications to join TEAK are closed for the year. The nomination form for 2024 will be published in the fall. Please read below for more information and qualifications if you would like to nominate a 6th grader.


Eligible applicants must:

•   Be an NYC resident enrolled in sixth grade in the 2023-2024 academic year

•   Achieved 90% and above in all academic classes

•   Come from families with financial need

•   Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States (parent status not required)

•   Have strong attendance and punctuality record


If you know a student that meets these requirements, please complete the nomination form here.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

Thank you! To schedule a TEAK information session for your school, please contact Kimberly Johnson, Director of Admissions, at 212-288-6678×104 or [email protected].


How to Apply