Interesting in applying to our E3 Program? Complete this interest form and someone from Congreso will get back to you as soon as possible.


  • Accepts students from 17 - 24 years old (up to 25th birthday)
  • Must currently be out of school and/or returning from juvenile justice placement.
  • Students who have already completed their diploma seeking assistance with employment or college may also apply so long as they meet the other eligibility requirements
  • Must be a Philadelphia resident.
  • Must be seeking to elevate their academic achievement and pursue long-term personal and professional goals.
  • Education: Literacy and numeracy skills, secondary credential attainment of high school diploma or GED, connect to training or post-secondary education, post-secondary access and planning , preparing and planning for next step secondary attainment
  • Employment: job readiness training, Access to subsidized employment including internships, community-services, or service-learning opportunities, transitioning to employment, pre-apprenticeships, or other training programs
  • Empowerment: upskilling and coaching for advancement within your career pathway, defining your vision, focusing on goals, and measuring your progress, support opportunities to get connected to transportation, childcare subsidy, health services, secure housing, etc.

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