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Apply individually to receive registration scholarships to attend Facing Race 2016.
Race Forward is currently seeking volunteers for our Facing Race National Conference, the largest multiracial, inter-generational gathering for organizers, educators, creatives, and other leaders. The last Facing Race was Race Forward’s largest ever, with over 1600 attendees, from 7 different countries. Our 2016 conference is expected to be even bigger, and we are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help at this event in exchange for a deeply discounted registration to the conference and special events.

For information on scholarship opportunities for local individuals, please contact our Host Committee by filling out the form below.

Individuals seeking press credentials must be credentialed journalists or be affiliated in an editorial capacity with a qualified news outlet.

Facing Race: A National Conference is able to provide medial passes to a select number of qualifying members of the press.

To determine eligibility for a media pass, please answer the following:


Let us know if your employer has a ban for travel to North Carolina and you need help navigating the exemption process.

RACE FLICKS: Stories Lead to Action
Call For Film Submissions

Race Forward is seeking submissions for Race Flicks, the film track of Facing Race: A National Conference, to be held in Atlanta, GA from November 10-12, 2016. We are accepting applications from filmmakers with short and feature length docuemntary films that expose structural racism and illuminate racial justice solutions.

Apply individually to have your artwork displayed and receive a conference registration scholarship to attend Facing Race 2016.