Scholarship-Related Conference Materials

CWNF holds biennial conferences with staff and faculty from funded institutions to address changes in our scholarship programs as well as to explore trends and challenges faced by the communities we serve.

Mark Your Calendars

The next Charlotte W. Newcombe conference will be held Thursday, October 10th and Friday, October 11th, 2019 at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA. Registration and additional material information will be posted as it becomes available. The conference will be open to all currently funded and endowed Newcombe institutions. Please mark your calendars!


Our agenda is still in development, but we are excited to share with you our guests and the topics for Friday October 11.

View the Agenda

Hotel Accommodations

For your convenience and planning purposes, the Foundation has reserved a block of rooms at the Marriott Courtyard Philadelphia City Avenue. The rate of $149 exclusive of taxes includes parking. The current rate at the hotel is $175 so this represents a $26 savings but is subject to change. If your travel requires you to secure overnight accommodations, you can reserve your room at this rate as early as October 8th with check-out as late as October 13th.

Last Day to Book: Tuesday, September 17th.

When booking, request the group rate for The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation.

Materials from previous conferences are linked below.

MS – Conference Materials

2016 Conference at the New School

2014 Conference at University of Maryland, Baltimore County

2014 Conference at Wilson College

2013 Conference at Douglass Residential College, Rutgers University

2011 Conference at Rider University

Previous Conference Materials

SWD – Conference Materials

2016 Conference at NYU

2014 Conference at Temple University

2012 Conference at Pennsylvania State University

2011 SWD Program Conference at Gallaudet University