September 02, 2011
Empower Me Tour - United Negro College Fund Event
Opportunity for middle and high school students to access information about scholarships, post-secondary education and internships
On September 9, 2011, the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is sponsoring "The Empower Me Tour."
It is an exciting opportunity for the district’s middle and high school students to engage around areas of college and career readiness through a day-long series of workshops and programming at the DC Convention Center.
DCPS students will learn how to access scholarships, post-secondary education and internships.
Presenters include Brian White, Ledisi, Kenny Lattimore, Gates Millennium Scholars staff, Wells Fargo staff, Monique Jackson, Kita Williams, and others. Please refer to the attached schedule. View additional information.
Students should express interest in the event with their school counselor by Tuesday, September 6, 2011.
UNCF will provide bus transportation and lunch for identified DCPS high school students.
Pre-registration is required for students.