2017 Celebration

2017 Celebration

12th Annual
Celebration of Excellence & Achievement
for Students of African Descent

Friday, May 12, 2017
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Center of Praise Church
2223 Capitol Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95816

Who may participate?
Any student of African descent who is graduating, receiving a certificate, or admitted to a four-year university from any of the Los Rios Colleges (ARC, CRC, FLC or SCC) may participate in the ceremony. If you feel you are eligible, but have not received a postcard inviting you to participate, please call or visit one of the of the contact persons on your campus. Students admitted to a four-year university, but are not receiving an associate degree, must provide a copy of their letter of acceptance. Additional information and instructions for student participants is available from your campus representatives.

What is the cost to participate?
All students are asked to pay a small non-refundable $5.00 participation fee. Please contact your campus representative for further information on when this fee must be paid. Cash or money order made payable to COEA are acceptable.

Student honoree speaker information:
If you are interested in being a student speaker for the event, please review the Student Speaker Criteria and check the appropriate box on the Student Registration Card.

Honoree registration card:
Student registration cards are available in the Student Life & Leadership Center, T-108 and are due by Friday, April 28, 2017. If you cannot register by this date, you may still pick up the information for all honorees at T-108 and pay at the door on 5/12/17.