Signature Program and History
The Showcase of HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) is a college and career fair enrichment program. Since March 2006, the Foundation has helped more than 12,000 students throughout Kentucky and Southern Indiana from over 12 counties to obtain educational opportunities for academic success, on-site admissions, and scholarship opportunities. Out of the students surveyed during the 2010 program pre-test, 98% stated they planned to attend college and 74% wanted to attend an HBCU.
|To assist in narrowing the educational and economic achievement gaps, through the empowerment of youth by introducing students to Historically Black Colleges and Universities.||To preserve the legacy of Americas’ Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) by raising the awareness of educators, students and parents about the opportunities at HBCUs and to help students navigate the college admissions process.||For all students to have accessibility to the best opportunities educational systems and organizations have to offer.|