Who Can Apply:
- Be African American/Black, and a US citizen or legal resident.
- Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.
- Be enrolled full-time as a college junior for the 2021-2022 academic year at any accredited 4-year HBCU.
- Have a commitment to community service in the health sector, a desire to specialize in any medical field that impacts women’s health, and a focus on the health of the Black community.
- Participate in (1) one service project or event, at any time between June 2020 – May 2021, that benefits an underserved demographic of people with periods.
- Have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have a demonstrated unmet financial need, as verified by the applicant’s institution.
- An official or unofficial current academic transcript.
- An essay which describes the applicant’s service project/event and demonstrates the applicant’s commitment to the health of the Black community (see application for details).
- One letter of recommendation from a faculty member, advisor, or professor who supervised, led, or participated in the applicant’s service project/event.
Deadline: August 19, 2021