Black Educational Support Team (BEST)

"The Black Educational Support Team (BEST) is an organization like no other; BEST truly embodies the essences of mentor-ship and the commitment it requires. Today, BEST strives to uphold a 20+ year legacy, as we continue to promote both the academic and social development of the students in our program and on the UGA campus." –Zulaikhah Bilal, BEST President

BEST Mentor Application

Completing this application is the first step to becoming a mentor. Make sure to sign up for your interview availability before submitting your application. If you have any questions, please email Thank you!

BEST Mentee Application

Contact MSP


(Fax) 706-542-8478

University of Georgia
404 Memorial Hall
Athens, GA 30602


Jason K. Wallace, Interim Director

Norma A. Nuñez, Senior Coordinator

Tiffany R. Smith, Senior Coordinator

Sandra Goolsby, Administrative Assistant

Brian Cornelius, Graduate Assistant

Ilyssa Padrid, Graduate Assistant

Zach Romo, Graduate Assistant

Asia Watkins, Graduate Assistant


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