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First 10 African American scholarships:

Amount:
$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
November 22
Open to minority students with a declared major in insurance/risk management, accounting, or business/finance. Must have completed 30 credit hours with 6 credit hours in major. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be enrolled as a full-time student at a 4-year university. U.S. Citizen. For the purposes of this program, The Surety Foundation defines minorities as those of African-American/Black, Native American/Alaskan Native, Asian/Pacific Islander or Hispanic ethnic origin.
Contact:
The Surety & Fidelity Association of America The Surety Foundation Intern and Scholarship Program for Minority Students 1140 19th Street, NW Suite 500 Washington, DC 20036 All materials should be transmitted or mailed as follows: information@surety.org (Subject: Surety Foundation Scholarship Application) www.thesuretyfoundation.org/scholarshipprogram.html
Amount:
$250-$12,500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Nov 30
The World Communion Scholarship Program supports students from Global Ministries mission partner institutions in their advanced studies (master's or doctoral) preparing them for leadership involvement in church and society and for their future work with communities in need. The program seeks to support students whose study focus will directly relate to mission and to the following priority areas of emphasis: elimination of poverty, expansion of global health, leadership development, or congregational development. The program supports students from outside the U.S. (World Communion International Scholarship) or from racial/ethnic minorities from within the U.S. (World Communion National Scholarship). To be eligible for a World Communion National Scholarship, you must be: * a member of a racial or ethnic minority; * admitted to or have applied to a graduate-level study program in an institution of higher education; * able to demonstrate evidence of financial need. * High priority is given to members of The United Methodist Church. PLEASE NOTE ' The following are not eligible to apply: * Global Ministries' staff, directors, mission personnel, * UMC bishops (active or retired), and * family members of any of the above.
Contact:
Scholarship/Leadership Development Office 475 Riverside Drive, Room #333 New York, NY 10115 Phone: 212-870-3787 Fax: 212-870-3932 Email: scholars@umcmission.org
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
December
Open to African-American high school seniors who are full-time students in an accredited high school, or currently enrolled (1st year-4th years) in an accredited college. Academic good standing (GPA minimum 2.5). Student must be a resident of the State of Illinois. Declared intention to enroll in a: four-year accredited, two-year community college, accredited business or vocational school. May not be a past recipient of the SIS Scholarship Award.
Contact:
Sisters Investing In Souls P O Box 490474 Chicago, IL 60649-0474 E-mail: info@sistersinvestinginsouls.com Website: www.sistersinvestinginsouls.com
Amount:
financial support plus summer associate position
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
December
The Morgan Stanley MBA Fellowship program is a competitive graduate scholarship program to provide outstanding Women, Black, Hispanic, Native American and LGBT MBA students with a financial award for exceptional academic achievement and a Summer Associate internship between the first and second year of business school.
Contact:
Morgan Stanley 1585 Broadway New York, NY 10036 Website: www.morganstanley.com
Amount:
$750
Awards:
2
Deadline:
December 01
Applicants must be young women of color who are currently enrolled or who will begin college/university in the spring semester of 2017. Have a minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
Contact:
Next Day Animations 111 S. Calvert Street Baltimore, MD 21202 E-mail: info@nextdayanimations.com Url: www.nextdayanimations.com/scholarship/
Amount:
Fellows receive a $25,000 stipend, health insurance, a book allowance, relocation and travel reimbursement, and full payment of tuition, in addition to their ongoing personal and professional development.
Awards:
40-50
Deadline:
December 2
U.S. Ctizenship. Bachelor's Degree. 5-7 years of professional work experience with 2 years in a management capacity. Leadership capacity with potential for further growth. Demonstrated commitment to public service. Program Requirements: Meet the admission requirements of Baruch College - 3.0 GPA. $150 Application Fee (no fee waivers granted). $500 non-refundable registration fee due upon acceptance and enrollment in NUF program. Co-investment tuition payment of $7,500 due upon acceptance and enrollment in NUF program. Willingness to relocate, as required by mentorship.
Contact:
National Urban Fellow Program (NUF) Street: 102 West 38th Street, Ste. 700 Zip: 10018 City: New York, NY E-mail: 2012intent@nuf.org Website: www.NUF.org
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
December 10th
Underrepresented or minority students are welcome to apply. Students who are enrolled in a U.S. not-for-profit educational institution and are beginning their final year of a NAAB- accredited architecture program in the Fall are eligible to apply.
Amount:
Minimum $2000
Awards:
4
Deadline:
December 18
Meet ONE or more of the following criteria: a. Female b. Member of a minority group (African-American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Native Alaskan and other Ethnic or Immigrant Groups) c. Currently or formerly active in the US Military d. Disabled as defined by the Americans with Disabilities act Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and have demonstrated leadership and good character. Minimum 3.0 GPA.
Contact:
Alsace Dickerson, Marketing Assistant (e-mail bigsouth@bigsouth.org / 704-341-7990) www.sunbeltrentals.com
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
December 30th
Application is open ONLY to African American students, ages 17-30, who are Michigan residents. Applicant must be a high school senior accepted to an accredited college/university or a medically related program (e.g., medical technician, physician's assistant, etc.) or Must be a college student admitted to a medically related professional program; e.g., nursing, medicine, physical or occupational therapy, AND Must submit an official transcript with G.P.A., AND Must have a minimum overall G.P.A. of 3.0. Note: A personal interview is required.
Contact:
Thomara Latimer Cancer Foundation Franklin Plaza Center 29193 Northwestern Hwy #528 Southfield, Michigan 48034-1006 For additional information, please feel free to call: (248) 557-2346 or e-mail us at www.thomlatimercares.org
Amount:
$4000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
December 31
Students must be enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school. Must have 2L or 3L status during the period of the scholarship and must be enrolled in at least one course oriented towards franchise law (e.g. Torts, Unfair Trade Practices, Trade Secrets, Antitrust, Trademarks, Contracts, Agency, Securities). Applicants must be considered a member of a diverse group (African-American, American Indian, Hispanic American, Asian American, or Gay/Lesbian).
Contact:
Miriam L. Brewer, Director of Education & Diversity IFA Educational Foundation 1501 K Street, N. W., Suite 350, Washington D. C. 20005 Website: www.franchise.org