Men of Color Mentee Application

The Men of Color (MOC) Mentorship Program aims to inspire, guide and motivate underrepresented men in high school to attend college and to continue to higher education. Participants in the program receive the following:

  • One-on-one/small group meetings with mentors
  • Participation in personal/professional growth workshops
  • Free guidance on your educational journey
  • Free summer class*
  • Free college courses in your junior and/or senior year*

* Contingent upon funding and meeting eligibility requirements for funding.


In order to participate and fully benefit from MOC, applicants must comply with these requirements:

  1. Academic Standing:
    • Must be at least a sophomore in a partner high school and have a minimum 2.0 GPA.
  2. Meetings:
    • Meet with MOC mentor a minimum of three times each semester.
    • Attend the 7th Annual MOC Summit on Nov. 19.
    • Perform community service twice during the academic year.
  3. Interest Summary:
    • Include a paragraph in your application replying to the following two questions: 
      • Why are you interested in joining MOC?
      • What do you want to study in college?

Men of Color Mentee Application

Please complete the online application below to be considered for participation in MOC. 

In addition to filling out the online application, you and your parent(s)/guardian(s) must also complete, sign, and submit the following three documents via email to

Make sure you submit the online application and complete the additional three forms in a timely manner to secure your spot for MOC. All paperwork must be completed and turned in by 5 p.m. on Oct. 31, 2022.

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