Audience: College Students
This session provides an interactive discussion about succeeding in college and steps leading to a fulfilling career.
Hands on Banking® Sponsored by: Wells Fargo
Audience: College Students, 11th & 12 grade students
Hands on Banking® is a user-friendly program that can help students take charge of their financial future with money skills needed for life!
Take it to the Next Level
Audience: College Students
This hands-on workshop is designed to give participants a thorough understanding of the basic parts of a professional portfolio (resume’, cover letter, professional social media network, etc) and the purpose of having one that is competitive.
Success through Scholarships
Audience: 11th & 12th grade students
UNCF teaches and disburses information about our more than 400 scholarship and programs that help students and parents in financing education. This session includes tips on completing scholarship applications and help with finding additional funding sources.
How to Maximize Your High School Experience
Presenter: Education is Freedom
Audience: 8th – 10th grade students
This session will provide students with valuable information to help with the transition to high school. It will highlight the importance of academic rigor and leadership development in high school and how these four years shape college success and career readiness. It will also touch on how to choose a major and selecting a college.
Preparing for College Panel
This session provides an interactive discussion about getting to and through college and steps leading to a fulfilling career.
Paying for College
Join us for an interactive session discussing ways to pay for college through free money and financial aid.
Planning and Saving for College Sponsored by: Wells Fargo
What is APR? What’s the difference between a credit card and a debit card? Does having a cell phone mean my credit history has begun? If I’m 18 does my parent need to co-sign on the application? Learn all the answers to these questions and more from Wells Fargo’s interactive session on the A, B, C’s of Credit.
The Parental Unit
The session will help Parents learn important skills and tips to help their students succeed in their college quest. Parents will also understand the admissions process, the importance of scholarship searches and how to help their students once they have become a college student.
Girl Talk: Imagine a Future Sponsored by: P&G
Audience: Geared for female audience members
Young women are forced to look to mainstream media for images of beauty, often leaving them confused and disconnected. This session provides young women an opportunity to dialogue openly with female celebrities, breaking down the perceived barriers of beauty and allows each attendee to uncover the beauty she holds.
Tied to Greatness: Mastering the Power of Your Image and Manhood to Achieve Success Sponsored by: P&G
Audience: Geared for male audience members
Join this interactive discussion that addresses many of the issues facing young men and offers encouragement and empowerment. Listen to the testimonies of a diverse panel of successful, minority male panelists, as they share their struggles and triumphs and learn how they dismantled the obstacles facing so many men today.