Academic Achievement Programs
Celebrating 50 Years

Join Us!
August 30-31,2019


Help provide a support system, critical academic services, and a home for future AAP students.


Purchase your tickets to the anniversary dinner, make hotel reservations, and sign-up for anniversary events.


Consider one of three corporate sponsorship levels for our 50th Anniversary celebration.

AAP Executive Director Dr. Jerry l. Lewis invites you attend our 50th Anniversary celebration.

Academic Achievement Programs Timeline

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Executive Director Lewis with 50th logo


Please consider making a contribution to help us raise $50,000 by our 50th Anniversary Celebration Reunion Weekend, August 30 - 31, 2019.


$250: Your gift sponsors a college readiness workshop for our First Year AAP students.
$500: Your gift provides a semester’s worth of books for an AAP student.
$1000: Your gift supports the annual AAP Mocktail, a professional networking event for AAP students.

No matter the size of your contribution, it will help us provide a support system, critical academic services, and a home for future generations of under-represented students.

Remember, “Conceive, Believe, Achieve!"
Our final goal is $100,000.


AAP's 50th events trail

AAP/IED 50th Anniversary
Ticketed Events

  • 50th Anniversary Dinner, August 30: $75.00

  • 50th Anniversary Dinner for Two August 30: $125.00 (Single ticket)

  • 50th Anniversary Dinner August 30 Recent Graduate (2009 to 2019): $50.00


Friday, August 30, 2019
#Impact50 VIP Reception (Invite Only) 6:30p.m. - 7:30p.m.
50th Anniversary Celebration Dinner: 7:30p.m.
Join us for an evening of reflection, celebration, dinner, music, and dancing!
Featured Entertainment: Chelsey Green and the Green Project

Saturday, August 31, 2019
Self-Guided Tour
50th Anniversary Tailgate Party (2 hours before gametime)
Maryland vs. Howard University
Gametime: 12:00p.m.

Weekend Accommodations

At THE HOTEL at the University of Maryland, adjacent to campus.