What is ALP?

The Alpha Leadership Project (ALP) is a program within DC-CAP, designed for young men of color in DC public and public charter high schools.

ALP strives to assist and empower students through the educational process, improve academic achievement, increase the possibility that they graduate from high school, and be socially and academically prepared to enroll and graduate from college.

The core components of the program are:  

  •   Personal Development
  •   Positive Peer Pressure
  •   Parent Training

The program works with students in five areas:  

  • ALP Academy
  • Parent Workshops
  • Alpha Leadership Fraternity
  • Mentoring
  • Scholarship