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Interested in joining the African American Heritage Festival?

Joining the African American Heritage Festival is an exciting opportunity to assist in planning one of Ohio State's signature events that celebrate the accomplishments and contributions that people of the African diaspora continue to curate daily.

The AAHF application will open on Sunday, March 6, 2022. 

All applications will be due on Sunday, March 27, 2022. 


45th AAHF Application

All applications must include a resume and advising report. 



- Full-time undergraduate students at The Ohio State University
- Maintain a 2.50 cumulative GPA


Application: March 6 - March 27, 2022
Interviews: April 5 - 8, 2022
Final Decisions: TBD

Once you complete the application interview process and are offered a position on the committee, you must attend the following events. Please save these dates.

AAHF New Committee Orientation: April 23, 2022
3 Summer Programming Meetings (One per month - May, June, July)
Weekly Committee Meetings: Monday's from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Retreat: This date will be shared if you are accepted into the committee
All Heritage Festival Events: Includes fest week and our annual Homecoming Tailgate

Absence from any of these events/meetings is subject to removal from the committee.