Chicago Westside Branch NAACP ACT-SO Program

ACT-SO 2020 will be in Boston

Workshop Dates:

Little Village Library

2311 S Kedzie, Chicago, IL

March 7, 2020 1130a - 1230p

April 4, 2020  11a - 1230p

Manning Library

6 S Hoyne, Chicago, IL

January 18, 2020 11a - 1200p

February 8, 2020  11a - 1200p


2020 NAACP

ACT-SO Competition

Competition will be held on April 25, 2020 between 8:30am till 2:00pm at the University of Illinois

Chicago Circle Campus

Student Center East,

750 S Halsted Ave, in Chicago, IL

The NAACP's Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics is a yearlong achievement program designed to recruit, stimulate, and encourage high academic and cultural achievement among African-American high school students.

ACT-SO includes 28 categories of competition in the sciences, humanities, business, and performing and visual arts. More than 260,000 young people have participated from the program since its inception.