Mission and Purpose

Purpose of the Provost Scholars

The Provost Scholars Program is a partnership between Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) and East Cleveland City Schools. The program matches East Cleveland middle and high school students with CWRU faculty and staff mentors to improve students’ academic and career outcomes.

Provost Scholars Mission

The Provost Scholars is an educational enrichment program dedicated to supporting East Cleveland middle and high school students by furthering and strengthening their academic and career goals. We will realize this goal by helping Scholars to:

  • Expand their creative, critical thinking, and problem solving abilities
  • Strengthen their study practices
  • Improve their interpersonal proficiencies
  • Explore educational and career pathways through mentoring and relationship building with Case Western Reserve University faculty and staff