Over 200 Hawai‘i students used their creativity to write commercial advertising scripts that encouraged their peers to prepare for college and careers in the "Take Charge of Your Future Commercial Script Writing Challenge," sponsored by GEAR UP Hawaiʻi, Oceanic Time Warner Cable, and Clear Channel Hawaiʻi. The winning script was written by former high school senior, Mc Millan Ching, from Campbell High School and produced into the following television commercial created by Berad Studios.

Save the Date!

Mark your calendar!  The 2015 NCCEP/GEAR UP Capacity-Building Workshop will take place February 8-11, 2015 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown in Philadelphia, PA.

Calling All Superintendents!

The Superintendent Leadership Institute is a 10-month intensive training program to strengthen their ability to leverage GEAR UP to  create a college-going culture.

2014 Annual Conference Materials

Thank you for attending the 2014 NCCEP/GEAR UP Annual Conference! You can access conference materials here.

NCCEP program spotlight

GEAR UP Alumni Leadership Academy

The GEAR UP Alumni Leadership Academy (GUALA) is a program designed to engage GEAR UP alumni in grassroots advocacy.  The program is funded by The Kresge Foundation.