April Scholarships

Ally Financial Law and Public Policy Scholarships
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $20,000 over four years
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 7, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to African American and Black scholars who are rising juniors or seniors pursuing an undergraduate degree in public policy or related discipline or a rising senior with plans to attend law school.

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $20,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 7, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to African-American/Black students currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university. Scholarship is open to students of all majors.

CBC Spouses Essay Contest
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 7, 2021
Description: Contest is open to African-American and Black junior and senior high school students. Students will be presented with a topic that embodies some of their communities’ most pressing issues and are asked to write an essay to depend their research, analyses, and opinion.

CBC Spouses Performing Arts and Visual Arts Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2021 extended to May 7, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to African America and Black graduating high school seniors and current college student pursuing an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree in performing or visual arts.

HBCU NREI Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 7, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to African American and Black scholars attending an HBCU pursuing an undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral degree with studies related to social justice to include, but not limited to: criminal justice, education, civil rights or community/economic development.

United Health Foundation Louis Stokes Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $8,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 7, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to Black and African-American students who are enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate program and pursuing, or planning to pursue, a degree in a health-related subject during the 2021-2022 academic school year.

ETS Cares Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Educational Testing Service (ETS)
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: April 27, 2021 extended to May 12, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors in New Jersey who can provide evidence of significant challenge(s)/hardship(s).

Lapiz Family Scholarship
Sponsor: Asian Pacific Fund
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 14, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current full-time undergraduate students in 2021-2022 who are attending a University of California campus (preference given to Davis or Santa Cruz). Applicant must be a farm worker or child of a farm worker or migrant farm worker.

NPG Essay Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Negative Population Growth (NPG)
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: April 18, 2021extended to May 16, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Applicant must write a letter to President Biden that highlights why overpopulation must be part of his administration’s discussions concerning our environment, including efforts to curb climate change.

Advancing Care Scholarship for Adult Learners
Sponsor: Basu Aesthetics + Plastic Surgery
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 21, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to Texas over the age of 40 who are pursuing a graduate degree as a licensed medical practioner, physician, or nurse.

Smartwool Scholarship
Sponsor: Smartwool
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: April 28, 2021extended to May 26, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to current college sophomores and juniors who will be enrolled full-time during the upcoming academic year at any accredited HBCU or UNCF membership institution in North Carolina or Tennessee. Applicant must be a permanent resident of North Carolina or Tennessee and have at least a 2.5 GPA. All academic majors are welcome, with preference given to applicants majoring in design, fashion, finance, marketing, operations, textiles, and similar studies.

Irene Adler Prize
Sponsor: Lucas Aykroyd
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 30, 2021
Description: Scholarship prize is open to women commencing or continuing a bachelor’s, master’s, or Ph.D. degree in journalism, creative writing, or literature at a recognized post-secondary institution in the United States or Canada in 2021-2022.

Crystal Green Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Blood Assurance
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who attend a high school in Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee or Virginia. Students do not need to be blood donors, but donors will be given special consideration. Applicant must write a detailed marketing plan for a new blood drive promotion.

Rhode Island Latino Dollars for Scholars
Sponsor: Rhode Island Latino Dollars for Scholars
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 30, 2021extended to May 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to Latino students (at least one parent must be of Latino descent) who are Rhode Island residents and accepted or enrolled at an accredited college or university.

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