Leading Alcornites Under 50

Metro-Jackson Alcorn Alumni Chapter, Inc., has selected the honorees for its inaugural class of Leading Alcornites Under 50. An awards celebration will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the Historic Fairview Inn, 734 Fairview Street, Jackson, MS 39202. This event will be two-fold: 1) to recognize Leading Alcornites Under 50 who have made great strides in their community, career and who have encouraged others to attend our prestigious university; and 2) to raise money to provide scholarships for deserving students at Alcorn State University. A cocktail hour will begin at 6 p.m. and the awards presentation at 7 p.m. Tickets to the event are $50 each. Proceeds will go to support scholarships at Alcorn State University.  For more information please contact Dr. Mitchell Shears, Committee Chair at (601) 832-9424.



JAM is an annual gathering hosted by the Jackson-Hinds County Alumni Chapters of Mississippi’s three historically black universities, held each year on the 3rd Monday in August at Center Court of the Jackson Medical Mall, 350 West Woodrow Wilson Ave, Jackson, MS 39213.  The event is from 5:00pm to 8:00pm.

JAM allows alumni and supporters of each university to promote the football programs at their beloved alma mater. The highlight of all the fun and excitement are the book scholarships that each chapter will award to students from the Jackson, MS area who attend each of these unique institutions. Jackson State, Alcorn State and Mississippi Valley State University.