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Our Success Depends on Collaboration
We have established partnerships with like-minded organizations and recognized experts to support the development and implementation of our student-centric program. Their contributions are helping us to make a real difference in the lives of thousands of students across our communities. To learn more about how you can join them in supporting our efforts, please click Join Us.
NIST 800-171 Rev 2 assessment and installation of underlying technology tied to assessment gaps
Hardware, software, services, training, adoption support, user experience, and initial support
Provides HBCUs with sustainable strategies and resources to transform student and institutional outcomes
National platform for internships (InternX)
Nonpartisan applied research on educational finance, modeling, and program design
Provides technical assistance to help HBCUs craft student-centric communications, train staff, and implement Student Freedom Agreements.
Legal counsel across a range of expertise provided on a pro bono basis to help get the program established
Pipeline of underrepresented students who become highly qualified graduates
Project management, enterprise technology solutions, and Best Practices Playbook
Join the Movement
We depend on the generous support of individuals, corporate partners, community advocates, and others to achieve our mission. With your help, we can lift up generations of students and empower them for success.