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2019 Empower Me Tour – New York, NY
Learn about your options for college and scholarship opportunities and qualify for a merit scholarship, awarded on the spot!
Hunter College, CUNY - Assembly Hall, North Building
Attention Graduating High School Seniors:
The UNCF Empower Me Tour (EMT) was created to empower a movement among young people, motivating them toward academic excellence, personal responsibility and fiscal health through relevant program content and community engagement. UNCF and education professionals visit participating college campuses and present workshops and guidance to students who wish to get a head-start on their college and career planning.
This free event delivers!
- UNCF-member HBCU representatives on site
- On-site college admissions
- Paying for college workshops
- Scholarships awarded
- College prep workshops
Apply for the Merit Scholarship
Bring these items with you to be considered for one of four merit scholarships, awarded at the end of the day’s activities:
- Your most recent transcript, showing your cumulative GPA or 3.0 or higher
- One letter of recommendation from a teacher
- An essay of 500 words or fewer, on “How the Scholarship Will Help You”
Drop off your packet of information at the EMT registration desk by 10 a.m. sharp!