CHICAGO, ILHBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) announces its 2018 HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine and Competition. The competition highlights newly elected campus leaders that serve in the title of king, queen or SGA president at an accredited HBCU or PBI.

For four years, the HBCU Royalty Dictionary is an initiative that spotlights newly elected campus leaders through a pre-submitted biography with a series of questions relating to their campus involvement, improvement, strengths, motivation and upcoming plans during their reign or term. The dictionary was initially housed on HCF’s website at www.hbcucampaignfund.org. Now the Dictionary is a published magazine.

Induction into the magazine, candidates are voted by the public and the top finalist will appear in the dictionary class of that following year as well as in the magazine publication. This year’s theme is “Creating Royalty. Engaging HBCU Culture: Past, Present, and Future.

All interest campus leaders can read all rules and register for the competition online or download a paper version application here beginning Monday, May 7, 2018. (Please Note: SGA Presidents are allowed to enter the competition only if their institution do not hold a mister or queen position or whichever one applies to come in replacement.) The competition voting begins June 1, 2018, through July 4, 2018.

HCF welcomes and invites companies and organization to advertise in HCF’s magazine. The advertisement will provide your business or organization with exposure to our magazine supporters and readers to purchase the magazine and support sponsors and advertisers.

Interest companies and organizations can find the “HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine Rates” contract here or request by email at support@hbcucampaignfund.org. Please review the information and complete the form in accordance with the type of size of advertisement desired. Feel free to contact the HCF Office directly at 773.988.2106, if you have any additional questions regarding advertising options.

The proceeds will provide funding to awarding the top voted finalists with funds to their courts or SGA cabinet during the academic term in the following magazine competition, educational scholarships for high school and college student, services at HBCUs and the continued efforts of the HCF organization.

HCF continues to look forward this initiative in highlighting the future dynamic and visionary leaders and success of HBCUs and PBIs.

For more information about the HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine and Competition, visit HCF’s website at www.hbcucampaignfund.org/hbcuroyalty.

Since 1975, EBONY has celebrated Black collegiate women through the platform HBCU Campus Queens. EBONY has supported programs that celebrate and nurture young Black women. The EBONY HBCU Campus Queen program honors these exceptional future leaders from the nation’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities who are role models of both beauty and ambition on campuses and in their communities.

Every summer, HBCU Campaign Fund supports HBCU Campus Queens through its HBCU Royalty Dictionary program which is an initiative that spotlights newly elected campus leaders through a pre-submitted biography with a series of questions relating to their campus involvement, improvement, strengths, motivation, and future goals during their reign or term. The top voted campus leaders then featured in a magazine publication. This year’s Campus Queens who are featured in the HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine are: Jimmitriv Roberson, Miss Grambling State University, Miranda Terry, Miss Chicago State University, Keylai Boughton, Miss Huston-Tillotson University, Taylor Belle, Miss Wilberforce University, Jadia Artis, Miss Norfolk State University, Adreinne Gilbert, Miss Stillman College, Mariah Collins, Miss Johnson C. Smith University, Niquia Harris, Miss Bennett College, Saloncia Hunter, Miss University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Briona May, Miss Shaw University, Lateefah McKee, Miss Benedict College, Terrianna McCullough, Miss Voorhees College, Michaela Rose, Miss Delaware State University, and Brittany Taylor, Miss Philander Smith College.

The released date for the HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine is yet to be confirmed and is still in publishing. In the meanwhile, voting for EBONY kicks off today and ends on January 20, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. Watch the videos below and vote for your favorite Campus Queens as they vie to featured in the EBONY Campus Queens edition.

Keylai Boughton, Miss Huston-Tillotson University

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/huston-tillotson-university

Lateefah McKee, Miss Benedict College

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/benedict-college

Salonica Hunter, Miss University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/university-of-arkansas-at-pine-bluff

Brittany Taylor, Miss Philander Smith College

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/philander-smith-college

 

Michaela Rose, Miss Delaware State University

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/delaware-state-university

 

Jadia Artis, Miss Norfolk State University

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/norfolk-state-university

Adreinne Gilbert, Miss Stillman College

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/stillman-college

 

Taylor Belle – Miss Wilberforce University

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/wilberforce-university

Niquia Harris – Miss Bennett College

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/stillman-college

 

Jimmitriv Roberson – Miss Grambling State University

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/grambling-state-university

 

Mariah Collins, Miss Johnson C. Smith University

Vote: www.ebony.com/campusqueens-2017/contestant/johnson-c.-smith-university

 

 

CHICAGO, IL – For its fourth consecutive year, the HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) organization has hosted its annual HBCU Royalty Dictionary competition with this year being its second as a magazine publication. The theme was “Historically Royal”.

Pictured: DeMarco Jackson, SGA President of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff who led first place in the competition with the most number of votes.

The HBCU Royalty Dictionary magazine competition is an initiative that highlights newly elected Kings, Queens and SGA President in a magazine with a pre-submitted biography of the finalist inducted. The participants go through a voting process and the top 20 voted feature in the magazine. The participants biography’s consist of a series of questions relating to their campus involvement, improvement, strengths, motivation and upcoming plans during their reign and/or term. The magazine is designed to bring representation and more positive perspective on the students and HBCU campuses. You may view last year’s magazine in PDF format on HCF’s website.

The 2017 Finalist and institutions represented are (listed by number of votes):

  1. DeMarco C. Jackson – SGA President, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
  2. Christopher Artis – Mister Shaw University
  3. Travis L. Barnes – Mister Claflin University
  4. Jayveon D. Reed – Mister Chicago State University
  5. Terrianna C. McCullough – Miss Voorhees College
  6. Michaela J. Rose – Miss Delaware State University
  7. Adrienne A. Gilbert – Miss Stillman College
  8. Briona U. May – Miss Shaw University
  9. Lateefah A. McKee – Miss Benedict College
  10. Mariah D. Collins – Miss Johnson C. Smith University
  11. Miranda A. Terry – Miss Chicago State University
  12. Jimmitriv R. Roberson – Miss Grambling State University
  13. Jadia S. Artis – Miss Norfolk State University
  14. Adarian D. Williams – SGA President, Grambling State University
  15. Salonica Hunter – Miss University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
  16. Niquia S. Harris – Miss Bennett College
  17. Taylor Belle – Miss Wilberforce University
  18. Brittany Taylor – Miss Philander Smith College
  19. Kevin L. Perry – Mister Delaware State University
  20. Keylai M. Boughton – Miss Huston-Tillotson University

The finalists will be inducted into the 2017 class and featured in the 2nd HBCU Royalty Dictionary magazine publication with their pre-submitted biography that was submitted to HCF as entry into the contest. The magazine is schedule to be released to the public between August and September, no later than October of 2017 for purchase. The finalists and institutions involved will receive copies on the house on the behalf of their participation.

There are advertisement options available for companies and organizations. The advertisement will provide your business and organization with exposure to the magazine readers and their families and friends. HCF will encourage the magazine supporters and readers to purchase the magazine and support the sponsors and advertisers.

Companies and organizations that are interested can find the rates contract on HCF’s website or request by email to support@hbcucampaignfund.org. Feel free to contact Demetrius Johnson Jr., at djohnsonjr@hbcucampaignfund.org or (773) 988-2106 if you have any questions regarding the adverting options. The deadline for advertisement ads is July 25, 2017.

For more information regarding the HBCU Royalty Dictionary magazine, visit HCF’s website at www.hbcucampaignfund.org/hbcuroyalty.

 

 

 

 

2016 HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine publication by HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF).

CHICAGO, IL – The HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) brings you the 2nd HBCU Royalty Dictionary magazine. The magazine is designed to spotlight newly elected and crowned campus leaders (Kings, Queens and SGA Presidents) through a pre-submitted biography with a series of questions relating to their campus involvement, improvement, strengths, motivation and upcoming plans during their reign and/or term. The top 20 voted by their peers will appear in the magazine.

As this year, HCF welcomes and invite companies and organizations to advertise in HCF’s magazine which will be available for purchase to HCF’s supporters. The advertisement will provide your business or organization with exposure to our magazine readers and their families and friends. HCF will encourage our magazine supporters and readers to purchase the magazine and support sponsors and advertisers.

You can find the “HBCU Royalty Dictionary Magazine Rates” contract on HCF’s website here or request by email to support@hbcucampaignfund.org. Please review the information and complete the form in accordance with the type of size of advertisement desired. Feel free to contact Demetrius Johnson Jr., at djohnsonjr@hbcucampaignfund.org or (773) 988-2106 if you have any questions regarding the advertising options.

This year’s theme is “Historically Royal” and the proceeds will provide funding for funds to the top 3-5 voted campus leaders to their courts or SGA cabinet during the academic term in the following mag competition, educational scholarships for high school and college students, services at HBCUs and the growth of HCF’s organization.

The competition ends July 4th at 11:59 p.m. and the deadline for advertisement ads is September 1, 2017.

For more information regarding the HBCU Royalty Dictionary magazine, visit HCF’s website at www.hbcucampaignfund.org/hbcuroyalty.