There is one summary for H.R.1501. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/04/2001)

Mentoring for Success Act - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to make competitive grants to establish and support mentoring programs and activities designed to link children with greatest need with responsible adults and to achieve specified goals.

Makes eligible for such grants: (1) local educational agencies; (2) nonprofit community-based organizations; or (3) partnerships between such an agency and such an organization. Requires selection of at least one grant recipient in each State for which there is a qualified applicant.

Directs the Comptroller General to study and report to the Secretary and to Congress on successful school-based mentoring programs.