Since 1963, SEO has made a lifetime of achievement possible for more than 21,000 talented young people.
is a free, eight-year, academic program that gets low-income public high school students to and through college – with a 90% college graduation rate. 100% of SEO Scholars are accepted to four-year colleges, with more than 80% being first-generation college graduates. Approximately 80% of SEO Scholars are attending colleges and universities ranked as top 100 in a U.S. News & World reporting.
is the nation’s premier program for recruiting and coaching high-achieving undergraduates, including Black, Hispanic/Latinx, or Native American students, for summer internships that lead to coveted, full-time jobs at partner companies. SEO Career offers access to internships, intensive training, and networking, which historically has resulted in 80% full-time offer rates. SEO Career is committed to creating a more equitable society by enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion on Wall Street and in Corporate America.
SEO Tech Developer
is a virtual intensive, free immersion program that propels first-year and sophomore computer science and software engineering college students, including those who identify as Black, Hispanic/Latinx, or Native American, to the next level — including a PAID six-week summer residency.
SEO Alternative Investments
is an industry-wide program that provides education, exposure, training, and mentorship opportunities in the alternative investments sector to high-achieving professionals including those who identify as Black, Hispanic/Latinx, or Native American.
helps future lawyers thrive in law school and excel in their legal careers. Through our two program initiatives, the SEO Law Fellowship Program and SEO Law Catalyst, aspiring law students, including those who identify as Black, Hispanic/Latinx, or Native American, receive access to critical educational, career development, and internship opportunities that propel them to succeed in the legal profession, all before even starting law school.
SEO Leadership Institute
provides ongoing development for SEO alumni, customized for each stage of their career, with three distinct features: making connections, professional and personal development, and civic engagement. The Leadership Institute develops SEO alumni into the leaders who will realize SEO’s mission of creating a more equitable society.