The Alliance/ACT-SO Journey Award

About this Special Achievement Award:

The Alliance/ACT-SO Journey Award, in partnership with the NAACP’s Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO), provides travel stipends for up to ten ACT-SO scholars, who also receive Scholastic Art & Writing Awards’ National Medals, to attend the National Ceremony at Carnegie Hall.

Resources:

Download a flyer to share with students and educators.

How to Apply:

During the online submission process, ACT-SO scholars should opt in for consideration by selecting ACT-SO as their “Other Educational Program.” Click here to apply.

About Our Partner:

The NAACP’s Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) is a yearlong achievement program designed to recruit, stimulate, and encourage high academic and cultural achievement among African-American high school students.

Congratulations to our 2018 recipients!

Valerie Dehonnet, Katlyn Powell, and Zion Thompson

VALERIE DEHONNET, Mentor, Painting. Grade 12, Age 17, Brockton High School, Brockton, MA. Gold Medal