Wednesday, December 18, 2013

ACT-SO Program 2013-2014

NAACP’s Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological, and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) is a program for  students of African descent ,who are US citizens, enrolled in grades 9-12, amateurs in their categories’ of competition.  The program is designed to be a learning experience, enrichment, mentoring, opportunities to connect with leaders in the community with scholarship opportunities and
·         the chance to compete at the national level in Las Vegas.
·         Applications are due by January 10, 2014
·         There is a Student Orientation for those accepted on January 25, 2014
·         This is a national competition, with 27 competition categories’ including the Sciences, Humanities, Performing Arts, Visual Arts, and Business.
·         Each students can compete in UP TO THREE AREAS
·         Past ACT-SO participants include actors Anthony Anderson and Jada Pinkett-Smith, film makes John Singleton and recording artist Kanye West.

Additional questions?
·         Contact

I If you are interested in an application, see Ms. Sasan in guidance.