Project PROA AANAPISI Program

Promotion, Retention, Opportunities, Advancement

Helping Students Navigate their Path to a College Degree

Project PROA offers FREE tutoring and mentoring, activities, workshops, and resources to high school and college students.

Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Project PROA’s services are offered on-campus or virtually/online (appointment/drop-in) for the Spring 2022 semester. To sign up for free tutoring and mentoring, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The PROA Center is temporarily located at the NMC Archives/Pacific Collection in Building O. Project PROA is open Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm (on-campus/virtually) 5:00pm - 8:00pm (virtually by appointment only) and on Saturdays, 8:00am - 6:00pm (virtually by appointment only).

What is Project PROA?

The mission of Project Promotion Retention Opportunities Advancement (PROA) is to improve and expand the capacity of indigenous Chamorro and Carolinian students* in Saipan, Tinian, and Rota by increasing the proportion of those who enroll and graduate on time at NMC.

Project PROA’s goals are to increase science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) career interest among students and provide financial literacy education to students and their families through tutoring and mentoring and activities and workshops.

*As a federally-funded program, Project PROA serves all enrolled high school and college students.

What services does Project PROA provide?

Project PROA Services

Project PROA provides the following services to high school and college students:

  • Tutoring and Mentoring
    • On-campus tutoring and mentoring &
      virtual tutoring/mentoring - appointments and walk-ins accepted.
  • Activities
    • Academic, STEM & Financial Literacy, and mentorship activities are available monthly.
    • For upcoming activities, check your student email, Project PROA’s monthly newsletter, and NMC’s social media.
  • Resources*
    • Course textbooks, calculators, laptops, tablets, headphones, musical instruments, and printing/copying services.
      *Resources are to be used at the PROA Center.

Promotion, Retention, Opportunities, Advancement

Helping Students Navigate their Path to a College Degree

Project PROA offers FREE tutoring and mentoring, activities, workshops, and resources to high school and college students.

Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Project PROA’s services are offered on-campus or virtually/online (appointment/drop-in) for the Spring 2022 semester. To sign up for free tutoring and mentoring, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The PROA Center is temporarily located at the NMC Archives/Pacific Collection in Building O. Project PROA is open Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm (on-campus/virtually) 5:00pm - 8:00pm (virtually by appointment only) and on Saturdays, 8:00am - 6:00pm (virtually by appointment only).

What is Project PROA?

The mission of Project Promotion Retention Opportunities Advancement (PROA) is to improve and expand the capacity of indigenous Chamorro and Carolinian students* in Saipan, Tinian, and Rota by increasing the proportion of those who enroll and graduate on time at NMC.

Project PROA’s goals are to increase science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) career interest among students and provide financial literacy education to students and their families through tutoring and mentoring and activities and workshops.

*As a federally-funded program, Project PROA serves all enrolled high school and college students.

What services does Project PROA provide?

Project PROA Services

Project PROA provides the following services to high school and college students:

  • Tutoring and Mentoring
    • On-campus tutoring and mentoring &
      virtual tutoring/mentoring - appointments and walk-ins accepted.
  • Activities
    • Academic, STEM & Financial Literacy, and mentorship activities are available monthly.
    • For upcoming activities, check your student email, Project PROA’s monthly newsletter, and NMC’s social media.
  • Resources*
    • Course textbooks, calculators, laptops, tablets, headphones, musical instruments, and printing/copying services.
      *Resources are to be used at the PROA Center.

Apply Now!

How do I apply for Project PROA?

To sign up for our services, fill out the application form here and e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

For any other services or inquiries, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Workshops / Sessions

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Check out our NMC Youtube Channel to view Project PROA's STEM and Financial Literacy videos: 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCBxKNQfessoPtvqKAhrEqg/videos

 

2nd Annual Research Symposium

Project PROA and the Science Mathematics Health and Athletics (SMHA) department hosted NMC's 2nd Annual Research Symposium on Friday, April 29th from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM at the World Resort Taga Hall.

The symposium featured a collection of research projects from students and faculty across the different degree programs who will showcase their work.

 Research Symposium Poster

 

Research Symposium Slides

Camp PROA - Summer Bridge Program

Camp PROA is a summer bridge program aimed to help high school students be college and career ready through various engaging activities and opportunities in STEM fields and much more! 

 Camp PROA Poster

Camp PROA Booklet SQ Code

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