HBCU Leadership Incubator™
Through our 12-week leadership development program, each student “Lead” develops & manages an HBCU First program and team.
HBCU Near-Peer Mentoring Program™
HBCU “Near-Peer Mentors” help first-year schoolmates adapt to Black college life and develop a playbook for college-to-career success.
HBCU “Peer Researchers” conduct career-related, primary research to better understand the socio-academic drivers of America’s Black youth.
HBCU Exploratory Program™
“HBCU Student Advocates” lead choice-focused talks & workshops helping college-bound Black youth navigate the high-school-to-college journey.
HBCU YSE STEM™
Experiential learning program for Black K-12 students. Its charge is to foster a social entrepreneur mindset through STEM skill mastery.
Through our 10-week internship program, talented HBCU producers hone their skills and gain backdoor access to commercial music projects.
HBCU First's mission is to increase college success and career access for Black youth.