LARGO, MD – Prince George’s
Community College will host the inaugural celebration reception for the Prince
George’s County Promise
Scholarship and the first cohort of students chosen as participants in the program. This
event serves as a kick-off to the college’s annual golf
tournament which is organized to raise funds for deserving students. The reception
is invitation-only reception and is open to all media.
Invited Guests: Prince George’s
County Executive Rushern Baker, Maryland State Delegate Alonzo Washington,
corporate, and nonprofit executives from the county and region, Prince George’s
County and state elected officials, scholarship recipient, and other
stakeholders. Guests are asked to RSVP.
celebration reception for the Prince George’s County Promise Scholarship and to
highlight the first cohort of students selected to participate in the program.
When: September 6, 2017
Where: MGM National
Harbor – Bellagio Room
Media contact: Angie Crews
Office: (301) 546-0027
About Prince George’s
Named a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance designated by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security (2015-2020), Prince George’s Community College (PGCC) provides high-quality education and training for the progressive and career-oriented residents of Prince George’s County. From new high school graduates and career seekers to more seasoned professionals and senior citizens looking to enhance their skillsets, PGCC is comprised of students who represent a wide range of ages, backgrounds, and goals. Serving nearly 40,000 individuals annually, the college is the first choice for higher education for residents of Prince George’s County. Collaborative partnerships, responsive degree and training programs, and a commitment to student success enables PGCC to address diverse education and workforce development demands. For more information, visit the college website at www.pgcc.edu. Prince George’s Community College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104; (267-284-5000); www.msche.org. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation.