25th Anniversary

25 Years of the Ron Brown Scholar Program

Friday, September 30, 2022

Reception 6:30 pm | Dinner 7:30

Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20009

Thank you for considering support of the Ron Brown Scholar Program. All proceeds from the event go directly towards providing scholarship and mentoring support to Ron Brown Scholars. Please select from the sponsorship levels below.

For information about tickets, please contact Anita Karadia at akaradia@ronbrown.org

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  • Recognition as 2022 RBS25 Anniversary sponsor on event signage and in tribute video;
  • Company publicly thanked from the podium at the RBS25 event;
  • Company logo (with hyperlink) placed on the 25th Anniversary page of the Ron Brown Scholar Program website, www.ronbrown.org;
  • Premier seating—two tables of 10 guests or Ron Brown Scholars at dinner*
  • Fully supports scholarship for one Ron Brown Scholar during four years of college with naming opportunity as well as mentoring and internship opportunities; 
  • Recognition as Scholarship sponsor on event signage; 
  • Company publicly thanked from the podium at the RBS25 event; 
  • Company logo (with hyperlink) placed on the 25th Anniversary page of the Ron Brown Scholar Program website, www.ronbrown.org; 
  • Premier seating—two tables of 10 guests or Ron Brown Scholars at dinner.*
  • Company publicly thanked from the podium at the RBS25 event; 
  • Recognition as a Legacy sponsor on event signage; 
  • Company name placed on the 25th Anniversary page of the Ron Brown Scholar Program website, www.ronbrown.org; 
  • Premier seating—one table of 10 guests or Ron Brown Scholars at dinner.*
  • Recognition as an Impact sponsor on event signage; 
  • Company name placed on the 25th Anniversary page of the Ron Brown Scholar Program website, www.ronbrown.org; 
  • One table of 10 guests or Ron Brown Scholars at dinner.*
  • Recognition as an Innovator sponsor during event reception; 
  • One table of 10 guests or Ron Brown Scholars at dinner.*
  • One table of 10 guests or Ron Brown Scholars at dinner* with table naming opportunity.

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Celebrating 25 Years of Ron Brown Scholar Impact

Established in 1996 to honor the late Secretary of Commerce Ronald H. Brown’s legacy of service, the Ron Brown Scholar Program (RBSP) aims to advance higher education and improve the lives of service-minded and intellectually gifted African Americans, to accelerate their progress into impactful leadership roles and opportunities. 

Over the last 25 years, the Ron Brown Scholar Program has provided $40,000 scholarships to 530+ academically motivated African American students from low-income backgrounds, who have a 99% graduation rate from a range of 200 colleges and universities

The Program currently supports more than 2,000 students annually through its three initiatives: the Signature Scholarship, the Guided Pathway Support Program (GPS) and the Ron Brown – Ruth and Norman Rales Leaders Network.

The Ron Brown Scholar Program helps poor kids become stars

The program is named for Ron Brown, who became the nation’s first Black secretary of commerce during the Clinton administration in 1993. Three years later, Brown was killed in a plane crash …

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Earvin “Magic” Johnson congratulates the RBSP on celebrating 25 years of changing lives and honors our Ron Brown Scholars. 

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