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.

Thank you for attending the 2015 CBW!

The 2015 NCCEP/GEAR UP Capacity-Building Workshop (CBW) took place February 8-11, 2015 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown in Philadelphia, PA.  Access the 2015 CBW materials.

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.

2015 NCCEP/GEAR UP Annual Conference

The Call for Presentations for the 2015 Annual Conference in San Francisco is now online!  The submission deadline is March 15.

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.