Who Can Apply:
- Applying to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) offers various compelling reasons. HBCUs hold cultural and historical significance, providing a connection to a legacy of African-American education during times of segregation. They are known for academic excellence, foster supportive communities with smaller class sizes, offer unique cultural enrichment, provide scholarship opportunities, emphasize leadership development and community engagement, offer extensive networking opportunities through alumni networks, promote diversity within their own communities, uphold traditions, and have a track record of producing successful graduates across various fields. Ultimately, choosing an HBCU should align with the students academic and personal goals, necessitating research and consideration of individual preferences.
- This scholarship seeks to help students who need financial assistance in order to pursue their dreams of higher education.
- Any high school senior or undergraduate student attending or planning to attend an HBCU with at least a 2.8 GPA may apply for this scholarship.
Submission: To apply, tell us about yourself and your journey to get to this point. How do you plan to make a difference for your family and community through your actions and choice of study?
Deadline: April 23, 2024