Four Days of Impactful Events
The National Haitian Student Conference is a 4 days program of career information, social events, competitions, fun, and more.
The annual NHSA conference serves as a platform that challenges students to explore their full potential as leaders within their surrounding communities.
Every year the conference committee strives to bring together students, professionals, and community leaders in dialogues that will identify and address issues confronting students of Haitian descent and celebrate Haiti’s dynamic culture.
21st NHSA Conference
Join us for the largest gathering of students of Haitian descent in the United States and Canada.
The next chapter
NHSA has been serving the Haitian students community since 1998. W are inviting you all to join us for the 21st Conference as we continue the legacy of the Haitian students movement for the next decade.
The National Haitian Students Association is a non-profit organization that serves as an umbrella organization for all state, local Haitian Student Groups and affiliated clubs in the United States and Canada community colleges, universities, and all forms of higher learning institutions.
The purpose of NHSA is to unite students of Haitian descent nationwide and to provide educational, leadership opportunities for students through scholarships, project involvement, training, and workshops.
Since 1998 more than:
We are proud to bring inspirational speakers from across the globe to address student attendees of Haitian descent at the annual conference. A big thank you to our amazing 2018 conference speakers. They each brought key components that made a great impact on this year's attendees.
Bayyinah Bello, Haitian Historian, Teacher, Writer and Humanitarian Worker
Dr. Jean Fils-Aimee, PhD.
Dr. Jean Marie Jean-Pierre, PhD. Acting Chief of IT Programs, NASA
Emperor Lucson J. Joseph. Founder, NHSA
Dr. Marie Guerda Nicolas, PhD.
Dotie Joseph, Juris Doctorate and Former Haitian Lawyers Association President.
Fenner (Black Fefe) Pierre-Gilles
Jefferson Noel. Senator of Communications & Journalism at Florida International University in Miami, FL
Interested in Speaking/Presenting?
If you are interested in speaking or presenting at next year's 21st NHSA conference, please submit the speaker/presenter proposal form at your earliest convenience.
20th NHSA Conference
— Fania, Attendee
“Shout out to NHSA for a great conference. Thank you for all the help you provided and your exemplary leadership! Until next time.”
20th NHSA Conference
— Dashka, Attendee
“Yes! Infinitely many thanks to everyone who was responsible for putting this together. It was my first conference and honestly I didn’t even imagine it going all this well. It was an amazing experience. So many beautiful, intelligent, and creative minds!! Thanks again”
We are looking for generous companies, organizations, and individuals who can help make the 21st National Haitian Student Conference a memorable event for all attendees.
Interested in joining the hosting committee for the 2019 conference? Email the National Board today via the above link.
Volunteers are needed for the 21st National Haitian Students Conference. Learn how you can volunteer with NHSA for the Spring 2019 conference.