Ready to get started? We encourage 8th, 9th and 10th grade students to apply today!

1. Obtain the SAS application by doing one of the following:

  • Downloading the SAS Application 
  • Calling the Philadelphia Futures office at 215.790.1666, ext. 416 to request an application by mail
  • Emailing Philadelphia Futures at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request an application
  • Meeting with a guidance counselor

2. Complete the application with a parent or guardian.

3. Submit the completed application by doing one of the following:

  • Mailing the form to:

Erica Woods, Coordinator, Sponsor-A-Scholar 
Philadelphia Futures
230 South Broad Street, 7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102

  • Scanning and emailing the form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Faxing the form to Philadelphia Futures at 215.790.1888

4. Once the application is received, SAS will review the materials to determine the student’s eligibility. If eligible, students and their parent/guardian will be invited to the Philadelphia Futures office for an in-person interview.

5. If the interview is completed successfully, the student will be invited to participate in a Prospective Student Orientation.

6. Once Orientation is complete, students will be notified by mail if they have been accepted into the Program.