The Future of Stem Scholars Initiative

Application Opens December 4, 2020

“I would not be where I am today if it wasn’t for the education and experience I had at an HBCU.”

— Stephen A. Smith, HBCU Week Ambassador &
Winston Salem State University alum c/o ‘91

“I would not be where I am today if it wasn’t for the education and experience I had at an HBCU.”

— Stephen A. Smith, HBCU Week Ambassador & Winston Salem State University alum c/o ‘91

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2020 College Fair Results

$7,292,150

Official dollar amount of all scholarships offered

Our Mission

The mission of HBCU Week is to encourage high-school aged youth to enroll into HBCU’s, provide scholarship dollars for matriculation and sustain a pipeline for employment from undergraduate school to corporate America. 

Meet the Board

Ashley Christopher, Esq.
Ashley Christopher, Esq.

President

Doneene Damon
Doneene Damon

Outside Counsel

William Allen
William Allen

Board Member

Daniel R. Meachum, Esq.
Daniel R. Meachum, Esq.

Board Member

Heyward Damon
Heyward Damon

Board Member

Lorin Dale-Pierce, Esq.
Lorin Dale-Pierce, Esq.

Board Member

Our team

Ashley Christopher, Esq.
Ashley Christopher, Esq.

Founder, CEO

Brandon Purnsley, CPA
Brandon Purnsley, CPA

CFO

Lorin Dale-Pierce, Esq.
Lorin Dale-Pierce, Esq.

In House Counsel

Tiffany Christopher
Tiffany Christopher

Project Manager

Erica Woolridge
Erica Woolridge

Project Manager

Clint Saunders
Clint Saunders

Project Manager

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