African American Scholarships

Scholarship open to African American or Black students.

Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship Program
Sponsor: The Bar Association of San Francisco
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: April 19, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to qualified students from minority groups underrepresented in law schools who attend one of the Law Schools in the San Francisco Bay Area.

RDW Group, Inc. Minority Scholarship for Communications
Sponsor: RDW Group
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: April 19, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to Rhode Island minority students who are studying communications at the undergraduate or graduate level. High school seniors are encouraged to apply.

TMCF | David J. Stern Sports Scholarship
Sponsor: TMCF | National Basketball Association (NBA)
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: April 21, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time students who will be classified as a sophomore at the beginning of Fall 2019. Scholarship is open to all majors with an interest in sports.

Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships
Sponsor: AIGA
Amount: Up to 5,000
Closing Date: April 24, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate students who are in a design or art discipline and intend to pursue that discipline as a career. While the scholarship is open to everyone, minority status is a significant factor considered in jury decisions.

CBC Spouses Essay Contest
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: April 26, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to qualified African-American and Black junior and senior high school students from the districts of Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) members.

TMCF | National Black McDonald’s Operators Association Dr. Pepper Scholarship
Sponsor: TMCF | National Black McDonald’s Operators Association | Dr. Pepper
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: April 28, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled full-time at a TMCF member-school as a sophomore, junior or senior for the 2019-2020 school year. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate leadership ability through a variety of measures.

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $8,200
Closing Date: March 31, 2019extended to April 30, 2019
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 Performing Arts Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $3,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019extended to April 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to full-time undergraduate degree-seeking students at an accredited college or university OR a current high school senior preparing to become a full-time undergraduate student. Applicant must be pursuing a major in the performing arts and planning a career in performing arts. The scholarship is intended for African-American students, and preference will be given to African-American students residing in BC member districts.

CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019extended to April 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students with majors in the visual arts including, but not limited to, architecture, ceramics, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, interior design, painting, photography, sketching, video projection and other decorative arts. Applicant must be currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year as a full-time undergraduate student. Preference will be given to African-American students residing in a CBC Member district.

EFWA Scholarships
Sponsor: The Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting (EFWA)
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 30, 2018
Description: Scholarships are open to women who are pursuing Accounting degrees at the undergraduate level. In addition to the general scholarships, there are scholarships open to students who attend school in the state of Washington, women returning to school after raising children, and minority students.

Joshua David Gardner Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Joshua David Gardner Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students admitted or enrolled in an accredited four-year historically black college or university (HBCU) in the United States.

Mae & Mary Legacy Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Mae & Mary Legacy Foundation, Inc.
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to African-American high school seniors in the United States. Applicant must be planning on pursuing a career in the health care profession.

United Health Foundation Louis Stokes Scholarship
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2019extended to April 30, 2019
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 2019-2010 academic school year.

William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship
Sponsor: Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center
Amount: Up to $2,750 per year
Closing Date: April 30, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are members of one of the underrepresented groups in the registered nursing profession. Applicant must be enrolled or accepted in a professional registered nurse program at an accredited school of nursing and seeking initial licensure as a registered nurse in the State of Ohio.

Alice S. Marriott Scholarship
Sponsor: Marriott International | Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation, Inc.
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to undergraduate students from traditionally underrepresented groups who are interested in careers in hospitality. Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Page Education Foundation Grant Program
Sponsor: Page Education Foundation
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: May 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students of color who are/will be graduates of a Minnesota high school and enrolled full-time at an accredited post-secondary educational institutional in the state of Minnesota during the 2019-2020 academic year.

Pickard Scholarship
Sponsor: The Dallas Foundation
Amount: At Least $1,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to African-American male students graduating high school in Dallas County, Texas. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA and preference will be given to those who can demonstrate financial need.

TMCF | McDonald’s Black and Positively Golden Scholarships
Sponsor: TMCF | McDonalds
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: May 5, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled as a full-time student at one of the TMCF’s 47 member schools either as a undergraduate or graduate student for the 2019-2010 school year. Applicant must demonstrate leadership ability through a variety of measures and a strong community service record.

For more scholarships, click “next” below.

Advertisements

One Comment on “African American Scholarships

  1. Pingback: Scholarship Saturday – April 6, 2019 - JobScholarships Hub

%d bloggers like this: