Current student members - you are invited to attend ScholarCon in 2014!
Calling all current student members...
register today to attend ScholarCon in Orlando, FL in July 2014!
Don't miss this amazing opportunity to hear John Legend, Kal Penn, Meghan McCain, Jerry of Ben & Jerry's, and Ben Kuhn and to network and collaborate with honor students across the country!
What is ScholarCon™?
ScholarCon is the “unconventional convention” that brings together the best and brightest of the nation’s high achievers for 4 days of collaboration, innovation and celebration in Orlando, Florida, July 24-27, 2014. At ScholarCon, not only will you have the opportunity to hear and learn from amazing speakers, you’ll also be part of an amazing experience unlike any other. We’ve got inspiring “Spark Sessions” designed to get you engaged and interactive; “Innovation Stations” that enable you to connect and learn in a whole new way, plus numerous networking events and opportunities to just have fun!
What happens at ScholarCon?
Each day, ScholarCon will feature a signature experience, including outstanding keynote presentations by today’s thought leaders and game changersScholars will also have the opportunity to contribute through a community service project. Thousands of scholars from across the nation will have the opportunity to connect with each other, build friendships and networks, and walk away from the experience with a fresh outlook and perspective on their futures.
What does registration include?
• Access to exclusive ScholarCon Events & Receptions including food, music and more!
• High-energy Keynote and Featured Speakers including John Legend (nine-time Grammy® Award winner and humanitarian), Kal Penn (actor and former White House aide), Meghan McCain (author), and Jerry Greenfield (Co-founder of Ben&Jerry’s Homemade Inc).
• Networking and Collaboration Opportunities with Partners and Speakers
• Opportunity to actively participate in a Community Service Activity
• Spark Sessions focused on Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Personal and Professional Development, and much more
What happens at ScholarCon? What does the schedule look like?
Here’s the ScholarCon Schedule: EMBRACE THE EXPERIENCE!
Day 1 | Thursday, July 24
ScholarConverge: WELCOME KICK-OFF!
The four-day high-impact experience kicks off with a Scholar Soiree on Thursday night that gives you a chance to mix and mingle with your fellow high achievers and build connections from the very start.
Day 2 | Friday, July 25
ScholarConvene: Society/Scholar Summits
Friday is the Society/Scholar Summit day. You’ll spend the day in sessions with your fellow high-achievers to learn best practices for leadership and collaboration, and celebrate the past year’s achievements. After a day of learning, registered attendees will have the option to head out to Universal Studios.
Day 3 | Saturday, July 26
ScholarConnect: Interactive Education
Saturday is the ScholarCon Interactive day. Define your own experience—the path you take is up to you! Select from attending featured keynote presentations including those by Kal Penn (actor/former White House staffer), Jerry Greenfield (co-founder of Ben & Jerry's), Meghan McCain (author/daughter of John McCain), Eric Kuhn (social media pioneer) and more. Or select from our Spark Session series designed to ignite ideas and innovation. Or mix and match!
Don’t forget to experience the magic at our interactive innovation stations, recharge in our partner lounges and even meet prospective employers. Then get the party started with a live performance from John Legend and keep the party going with a festival-inspired fun-a-palooza featuring “Side Project”, fun food, music, dancing and more! So much to do, so little time! Make the most of it.
Day 4 | Sunday, July 27
ScholarContribute: Scholar Day of Service
Sunday is the Scholar Day of Service- an optional service opportunity for attendees who would like to give back and help enrich the local Orlando community. RSVPs will be required for this event.