The National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame Foundation, Inc., (Hall of Fame) hosts the Competition of Black College Queens, a long standing program of the Annual Hall of Fame Weekend, will be held September 30, 2017, 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 the 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:
The learning outcomes for each contestant in this national competition are:
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 Tea, A Call to Womanhood, the Queens’ Tea, the Positive Image Program, and various self – improvement and empowering workshop
The exciting Competition showcases young African American women from HBCUs who hold 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, 2017.
ALL CURRENT HBCU QUEENS ARE ENCOURAGED TO PARTICIPATE!Download the Entry Form Download the Information Guide