Competition of Black College Queens

The National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc., (Hall of Fame) Competition of Black College Queens, a long standing program of the Annual Hall of Fame Weekend Conference, will be held September 21-25, 2016, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia.

During the Hall of Fame Weekend, attendees network with educational, civic and community leaders, participate in workshops, and salute the accomplishments and talents of past and future alumni of these national treasures. The focus for Competition of Black College Queens is to provide an opportunity for young women attending our nations Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) to better prepare for the future.

The competition encourages the contestants to gain:

  • self-awareness
  • self- confidence,
  • individual pride
  • pride for their institution and;
  • a greater social awareness overall

The learning outcomes for each contestant in this national competition are:

  • Apply principles of effective speaking to improve their ability to communicate effectively,
  • Apply principles of articulation in front of an audience comfortably
  • Discuss and explain their platform successfully

While the program places emphasis on excellence, achievement and personal growth, it also strives to make this experience FUN! The Hall of Fame Weekend features events tailored specifically for the queens, such as: the Queens Luncheon, A Call to Womanhood, the Queens’ Tea, the Positive Image Program, and various self – improvement empowering workshop

Our exciting competition showcases young African American women from HBCUs with the coveted title of “Queen” of their institution. The queens are judged in five categories and the winner receives an academic scholarship and various gifts and prizes. Miss National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame serves as a national representative and advocates on behalf of HBCUs. Competition Entries Deadline is August 31st, 2016.

ALL CURRENT HBCU QUEENS ARE ENCOURAGED TO PARTICIPATE!