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Connecting over 400,000 Students to College, Careers & Beyond!
7th Annual

New York Black College Expo

Powered By the National College Resources Foundation
September 30, 2017
10:00 am
5:00 pm
The College expo

6th Annual New York Black College Expo Tour begins the school year in Brooklyn!!!

Get a jump start on your future by being the first Seniors and Juniors to interview with a variety of colleges and universities and start planning where you want to be when you graduate.

Students come prepared with your transcripts, ACT or SAT scores and reach out to all the schools present. You might get accepted on the spot or earn a scholarship to your dream school. Also, do not forget to submit your essay to “Win DOLLARS for college” scholarship on behalf of the National College Resources Foundation

Join the Black College Expo in the outdoor Amphitheater from 10am to 3pm and the after show from 3pm to 5pm.

Your admission serves as a donation to our program, where we help underserved and underrepresented students with resources to college, careers and beyond!

The Black College Expo™ is an event the highlights over 50 of the 104 historically black colleges and universities, along with other higher learning institutions and educational services. It was developed 18 years ago to serve as a vital link between minorities and college admissions. Although the purpose is to educate ALL students about HBCUs and the college admission process, you'll find public colleges, private colleges, ivy leagues, baby ivies, and even military colleges on site. The overall goal is to encourage and promote the importance of higher education, while providing positive guidance and pathways towards positive post-secondary pursuits for students from underserved and underrepresented communities.

 

The Black College Expo underlines the mission of curtailing the high school dropout rate and increasing the enrollment to degree and/or certificate programs among underserved and underrepresented students. The Black College Expo impacts families being that over 90% are the low to moderate families, most of whom do not know how to navigate the college admission process. Black College Expo demystifies the college and career planning process. There are seminars throughout the day on "How to find Money for College", "Booming Careers", "How to Maximize Financial Aid", "How to Write your Dream Essay to get into your Dream College", "How to Prepare for College", SAT and ACT Prep. There is a STEAM Pavilion, to get students excited about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts/Aerospace/Agriculture and Math, and Career Center to help connect students to internship and career opportunities. 

Medgar Evers College
1650 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225
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There is no specified parking for buses. Drop off is on Montgomery St.

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Bus parking is on the streets.

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New York Black College Expo

Saturday, September 30, 2017

10:00 am
-
5:00 pm

Medgar Evers College

1650 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225
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15+ Attendees?
Group Rates
Win Dollars For College
All juniors and seniors are eligible and must be present to win at the respective expo. There is no fee enter.
Scholarship Deadline:
September 18, 2017 11:00 PM
PST
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Highlighting historically black colleges & universities from across the country
Visit with over 50 universities
Get accepted to college ON-THE-SPOT

Bring SAT/ACT scores

ON-THE-SPOT Scholarships

Bring SAT/ACT scores

Band Auditions

Must bring your instrument

Step Show & Celebrity Guests
Application Fees Waived

Bring SAT/ACT scores

Seminars & Workshops
Internships & Job Fair
College Students Welcome

Free entry before 1p with proof of college i.d

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ABOUT NCRF

NCR Foundation is a 501c3 organization with the mission to curtail the high school dropout rate and at the same time increase enrollment to degree and/or certificate programs among underserved and underrepresented students.  NCR Foundation and its programs Black College Expo, Latino College Expo & The College Expo has helped over 400,000 students get into college,has given away over $600,000 in scholarships, and help sercure over 300 million in scholarships and grants.  NCR Foundation offers FREE services daily to students and their families, which includes intervention, mentoring, college and career planning, tutoring,student athlete assistance, and internship & careers placement.