NCCEP/GEAR UP Annual Conference



July 19-22, 2020 / Washington, DC

The NCCEP/GEAR UP Annual Conference is the national convening of professionals, parents, students, policymakers, and community partners supporting the GEAR UP programs and the students they serve nationwide. You will find new ideas, strategies, resources, and tools to effectively serve GEAR UP students through inspiring plenary sessions, over 100 concurrent sessions, and networking opportunities with peers. The conference also provides the opportunity to access special U.S. Department of Education-led sessions, the Youth Leadership Summit, the Parent Leadership Institute, and post-conference Data, Research & Evaluation Institutes.

Registration will open in April, 2020. 

Request for Proposals

Submit a Proposal to Present at the 2020 NCCEP/GEAR UP Annual Conference

Proposals should address topics relevant to the GEAR UP community and college access and success field. To learn more about what components are required to apply, please read the RFP Submission Guidelines. Review the RFP How-To Guide for important tips and a sample application.

Deadline: December 13, 2019

Important Notices:

  • Proposals must be submitted using the online application

  • Presenters must register and pay required registration fee

  • Presenters must provide their own LCD projector