Our Focus

Future Institute is a branch (DBA) of Concept Schools (our fiscal agent), a non-profit educational organization 501(c)(3), governed by an independent Future Institute Board of Directors.

Future Institute supports Concept high school graduates as they embark on the next stages of their lives in college and careers. We foster positive graduate outcomes by providing programs that offer educational, social and career-building workshops, opportunities, mentorships, and financial assistance.

All our programs are 100% privately funded. We base our programs and make critical decisions based on data examined and produced by Future Institute Research Center, which is led by its own voluntary director and leadership team composed of college professors. All research funds are raised independently by the Center.


To promote Concept Schools graduates’ high school-to-college transition, college persistence, and career readiness by means of innovative, research-informed programs.


To build a better society by producing thousands of career-ready graduates poised for professional success.

Executive Summary

Future Institute is a nonprofit organization (501 (c) (3), and a branch (DBA) of Concept Schools (our fiscal agent). Future Institute provides continued support to Concept students’ high to college transition, college persistence, and career readiness by offering individualized support programs to help them navigate college and career pathways. Future Institute works to address post-secondary issues through two areas: College Access and College Success.

Please contact myfuture@futureinstitute.us for the full business plan, if needed. 

Who We Serve

Future Institute currently partners with and represents the graduates of the following schools across the Midwest: