It is that time of the year! Graduations are approaching and scholarship applications are getting completed. College will be here before you know it and it is not cheap! Below are some scholarships just for African Americans. I hope this will be of help!
Anthony S. Fountain & Alissa Fountain-Burse Scholarship Fund
Deadline: April 13, 2018
This scholarship awards undergraduate or graduate students who are pursuing a teaching career for grades 1-12. Students must be currently enrolled with at least 60 college credits completed.
Click this link to Apply: Anthony S. Fountain & Alissa Fountain-Burse Scholarship Fund
Mae & Mary Scholarship Fund
Deadline: April 30, 2018
The Mae & Mary Scholarship Fund supports the advancement of African Americans in health care and medical related fields. Eligible students are high school seniors planning to attend a university or technical school.
Click this link to Apply: Mae & Mary Scholarship Fund
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Education Scholarship
Deadline: May 18, 2018
This award is for students of all majors who are preparing to pursue or are currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree full-time at a U.S. accredited college or university.
Click this link to Apply:CBC Spouses Education Scholarship
George Washington Carver Scholarship Fund
Deadline: May 30, 2018
Students must be demonstrated leaders planning to attend or currently enrolled at a HBCU.
Click this link to Apply: George Washington Carver Scholarship Fund
Deadline: April 15, 2018
Applicants must be members of the National Black Nurses Association. Students currently enrolled in a nursing program at any level (L.P.N., L.V.N., B.S.N., A.D., or Diploma) are eligible.
Click this link to Apply: NBNA Scholarships
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship
Deadline: April 29, 2018
Candidates are those planning to enroll or already enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student. Eligible candidates are African American or black students who are pursuing a career in a performing art.
Click this link to Apply: CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship
ABA Diversity Scholarship
Deadline: April 6, 2018
Applicants must maintain a 3.0 GPA to be eligible for this scholarship. 500-word essays will be reviewed and two winners will be chosen based on academic achievement, character, leadership, financial need and a commitment to advancing the transportation industry.
Click this link to Apply: ABA Diversity Scholarship
Ron Brown Scholars Program
Deadline: November 1, 2018
African American students in their senior year of high school are eligible for this scholarship program. Students interested in pursuing a degree in education are preferred.
Click this link to Apply: Ron Brown Scholars Program