Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible to participate in ACT-SO?

Students of African descent who are U.S. citizens enrolled in grades 9-12 and are amateurs in their chosen categories are eligible to participate.


Where do you meet and how often?

Our program begins in September and General Sessions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month.

Additional meeting dates are scheduled by our partners: Argonne National Labs and creative.unity 

Students will arrange separate meetings with their mentors to work on their specific project(s).


How can I volunteer?

 Find out about our Volunteer Opportunities on our Volunteer Page, or sign up on our Volunteer Interest Form.