National HBCU Week Conference

The Annual National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Week Conference is planned under the leadership of the White House Initiative on HBCUs and with input from the President’s Board of Advisors on HBCUs and its conference sponsors . It provides a forum to exchange information and share innovations among and between institutions. Stakeholders, which include: federal agencies, private sector companies and philanthropic organizations) provide an overview of successful engagements that if replicated could improve instruction, degree completion and the understanding of federal policies that shape and support higher education.

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2023 National HBCU Week Conference

(Details Spring 2023)


Previous Conference Information

2022 HBCU Week Conference– Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence and Economic Opportunity

2021 HBCU Week Conference– Exploring Equity (Virtual)

2020 HBCU Week and Conference– Virtual

2019 HBCU Week Conference– Enhancing HBCU Competitiveness: Student Achievement. Quality Partnerships. Institutional Advancement

2018 HBCU Week Conference– HBCU Competitiveness: Aligning Institutional Missions with America’s Priorities

2016 HBCU Week Conference– HBCUs: Promoting Excellence, Innovation and Sustainability

2015 HBCU Week Conference– HBCUs: Innovators for Future Success: STEM, Entrepreneurship and Partnership

2014 HBCU Week Conference– HBCUs: Innovators for Future Success

2013 HBCU Week Conference– HBCUs Facing Forward: A New Paradigm for Educating the 21st Century Student


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