PROJECT 3C 

A partnership between the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina, University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Public Schools of Robeson County, and Robeson Community College.  

 

Project 3C is a $3.6 million dollar United States Department of Education, Native Youth Community Program (NYCP) four-year grant

awarded to the Lumbee Tribe to provide American Indian students with experiences and skills necessary to 

  • Develop their self – efficacy

  • Increase congruence between their interests and career choices

  • Broaden their college and career opportunities in STEM

Families and tribal communities will also be empowered to provide a supportive and informed environment that promotes student choice, success, and career exploration.​​

​Transportation to College and Career Class

     The grant will assist with transportation cost for Native American students to attend College and Career Classes, if necessary, to Robeson Community College. The Public Schools of Robeson County coordinates this process.

 

College and Career Class Textbooks

     The grant will assist with textbook cost for Native American students to participate in College and Career Readyclasses if necessary with Robeson Community College. The Public Schools of Robeson County coordinates this process.​

Summer Camp Application link:  https://forms.office.com/r/JQhzDhiQvJ

Teacher Recommendation link:  https://forms.office.com/r/S7zqx1ZKt5

Indian Education Recommendation link:  https://forms.office.com/r/TBXXgXUva3

Public Schools of Robeson County: 

Contact Information

Gwen Chavis, Project 3C Director

(910)522-2221

glchavis@lumbeetribe.com

Public Schools of Robeson County

University of North Carolina at Pembroke

Robeson Community College