On February 17, 2015, Dr. Allen and several other NWI leaders met at Valpo University for a special forum, “A Dialogue on Civil Rights”. It was an opportunity for the brightest minds in Northwest Indiana to talk about this pressing issue in our society.
Click on the following links to read more about this insightful night.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Agee Scholarship is not available. If you have applied for this scholarship, don't despair. The Urban League Diversity Scholarship is replacing the Agee Scholarship and all interested applicants will be considered.
Urban League of Northwest Indiana Scholarship Committee
Urban League and Infinite Scholars Scholarship Fair
To: All High School Principals, Superintendents and Counselors
Thank you for bringing your students to our annual Scholarship Fair. Without your cooperation it would not have been the success it was. The next Annual Scholarship Fair will be held in September 2015. Information will be forthcoming.
Dr. Vanessa Allen
President & CEO
A Community Conversation on Education
The Historic Wiley College has partial and full ride scholarship opportunities for the 2014-2015 school year.
Financial Need Based and Academic Scholarships are still available.
If you are serious about attending college in Texas, contact Mr. Joseph Morale directly via his email at email@example.com
Wiley College is also known for the real life 2007 movie, The Great Debaters. The 1935 debate team defeated the then-reining national forensics champion, University of Southern California.
UL of NWI Presents: In-Power Youth
Mentoring Program - Powered by NIPSCO
In-Power students at NIPSCO Generating Station November 14th, 2013
Urban League 2014 Scholarship Winners
The Urban League of Northwest Indiana would like to congratulate
the following students and 2014 Scholarship Winners!
Dr. Mary Steele-Agee
Gary Frontiers Service Club
21st Century Charter
Rev. Dr. Norman L. Hairston, Sr
George Rogers Clark
Dr. Bernard C. Watson
Milagro J. Martinez
Did you know Dr. Bernard Watson was in the film Voices of Color
which was recently shown at the Gary International Black Film Festival?
Dr. Watson is a proud graduate of Roosevelt High School and there is a school named in his honor
(Dr. Bernard C. Watson Academy for Boys) in Gary, IN. Dr. Watson offers scholarships to students
through the Urban League of Northwest Indiana.