Portfolio Project Mentor Application 2016

The scholarship application period for this program has closed, so you cannot apply at this time.
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UNCF- the United Negro College Fund in partnership with College Access Now, Tacoma YMCA, Marysville YMCA, and Leisure Hour Jr. Golf Program will host our 12th annual Portfolio Project in Seattle, WA; Marysville, WA; Tacoma, WA; and Portland, OR.

As a mentor for the Portfolio Project, you will guide one to two students through the college and scholarship application process. We encourage mentors to attend as many Saturday Sessions as possible to work with students in person; however, attendance at all sessions is not mandatory. We do request advance notice of absences.

Important Dates:

Applications due: July 10, 2017 *Closed 

Participants selected: July 31, 2017

Participants notified: August 4, 2017 

Orientation for students, mentors & guardians (mandatory): August 26, 2017


Session Dates:

All sessions are on Saturdays from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., except where noted

August 26 - Portfolio Project Orientation

September 2 - No session (Labor Day weekend)

September 9

September 16

September 24

September 30

October 7

October 14

October 21 

October 29 - UNCF Black College Fair @Garfield High School, Seattle, WA 

November 4

November 11

November 18 - Portfolio Project Celebration (location TBD)


Questions? Please contact portfolio.project@uncf.org or call (206) 292-8859

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