NECO is proud to support the Summer Study Abroad Program offered by Adelphi University’s Long Island campus. The scholarship will allow a lucky student to travel and explore the world while living and experiencing a new culture first-hand.
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Sandra Day O’Connor, joined the esteemed roster of Ellis Island Medal of Honor recipients on Thursday, April 16th, 2015. Justice O’Connor was unable to join the other 99 medalist for the ceremony on Ellis Island May 9th and so NECO made a special trip to the Supreme Court Building in Washington DC to confer the Medal in a private ceremony in chambers.
The National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations Scholarship in Memory of NYPD Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu was created in memory of two NYPD Officers who were murdered while protecting and serving the citizens of New York on December 20th, 2014. NECO is proud to have partnered with John Jay College of Criminal Justice on this important and necessary educational opportunity.