Quick Scholarship Finder

First 10 African American scholarships:

Amount:
$2000
Awards:
26
Deadline:
May 29
Must be African-American. U.S. Citizen. Florida Resident. Minimum 3.2 GPA. Must be enrolled in a graduate business program in Florida for the Winter, Spring or Summer Term. Must plan to pursue career in South Florida. Submit essay.
Contact:
Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship Fund Attention: Scholarship Committee 1160 NW 87 Street Miami, Florida 33150-2544 Phone: 305-371-2711 Website: www.miamifoundation.org or www.jackituckfield.org
Amount:
14
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 30
Open to Muslim students who reside in the State of Minnesota. 1. Completed application MUST be electronically submitted by midnight on May 27. Incomplete applications or applications received after the deadline will not be reviewed.2. Applicants must have graduated from high school by Spring semester. Applicants must be full-time, degree seeking students attending an accredited higher education institution in the state of Minnesota during the entire academic school year4. Minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. Completed Essays. Two Letters of Recommendation. Most recent official transcript from all institutions attended. Graduate students must submit undergraduate transcripts.An individual can receive no more than $9,000 in MYLA scholarships over a 4 year period from . Family members of MYLA Board members are ineligible to receive the scholarships. For further clarification, please contact MYLA.Full-time law students, journalism students, and students interested in political activism should complete the corresponding essay in addition to general essays to receive bonus credit.
Contact:
MYLA P. O. Box 32628 Fridley, MN 55432 Website: www.mylawards.org
Amount:
Tuition and expenses for 4-week Summer Program in Istanbul
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
Ozyegin University (OzU) has launched a 4-week Summer Program in Istanbul, designed to provide international students an opportunity to learn about Istanbul's pivotal role in history, as well as the Ottoman Empire and Turkish literature with an analysis of formation of modern Turkish identity. In addition to a rich, interactive curriculum, OzU's Summer Program titled 'Mediterranean Crossroads' also offers language courses in Turkish ' designated as a 'Critical Need Language' by the US State Department..
Contact:
To inquire about this and other scholarship opportunities, please contact Zeynep Guven at zguven@tc-america.org.
Amount:
$3,500
Awards:
Several
Deadline:
May 31
The annual awards program will in sha Allah distribute approximately $10,000 in grants to new applicants. Renewal recipients typically receive between $25,000-$30,000 in grants each year. The Fadel Educational Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit educational foundation supporting education for non-incarcerated Muslim U.S. citizens and permanent residents. The awards are distributed on a need/merit basis up to $3,500 a year for post-secondary education.
Contact:
Fadel Educational Foundation, Inc., P. O. Box 212135, Augusta, GA 30917-2135 Voice mail: 1 484-694-1783 Website: www.fadelfoundation.org Url: https://fadelfoundation.wordpress.com
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
May 31
Recipient is a member of an ethnic or racial minority or any individual who demonstrates a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career. Recipient is a U.S. citizen currently attending an accredited law school within the United States. Academic achievement as reflected by a minimum 3.0 GPA and have completed at least one semester of classes at an accredited law school.
Contact:
Buckfire & Buckfire, P. C. Attn: Kathryn Fish 25800 Northwestern Hwy, Ste. 890 Southfield, MI 48075 All application materials can be sent by fax, email, or U. S. mail on or before May 31 deadline: Fax to the attention of Kathryn Fish at 248.569.6737, or e-mail at Kathryn@BuckfireLaw.com Website: www.buckfirelaw.com
Amount:
$1000-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
The NEED Scholarship Fund will provide funding in 2017-2018 to help meet last dollar needs of low-income African American students through the Unmet NEED Grant Program. These grants are intended to supplement the financial aid package, not replace aid students have been granted via other scholarships, grants, and loans. Eligibility To be eligible to apply to the Unmet NEED program, the student must %u2013 ยท Be a United States citizen, ยท Be a resident of one of the following counties for one year prior to entering a school or college: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Lawrence, Washington or Westmoreland, ยท Demonstrate unmet financial need of at least $1,000 after the financial aid award package has been determined, ยท Have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) less than $5,000 [Based upon the EFC calculation from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)], ยท Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0, and ยท Be a high school senior or graduate planning to enroll, or a student already enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited postsecondary institution.** ** Approved accredited institutions are defined as Title IV eligible, accredited, postsecondary Two - or four-year colleges or universities, vocational, or technical schools in the United States.
Contact:
Student Services Department The Warner Centre 332 Fifth Avenue, First Floor Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Telephone: 412-566-2760 Webpage: www.needld.org
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
Must be resident of the United States either born in Jamaica or have at least one Jamaican parent. Applicants who are JAANC members or relatives of JAANC members will be given preference. Must be enrolled full-time in undergraduate or graduate studies at a post-secondary institution in the United States. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Two letters of recommendation.
Contact:
The Scholarship Committee Chairperson The Jamaican American Association of Northern California 810 Clay Street Oakland, CA 94607 www.jaanc.org Please email scholarship@jaanc.org for all scholarship information.
Amount:
Full-Tuition plus eligible students can receive a scholarship from the Turkish Coalition of America of up to $2,000 per semester or academic year to assist with living expenses while they study in Turkey, one of the most exhilarating study abroad destinations in the world.
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
June 1 (fall) November 1 (spring)
In recognition of the importance of fostering cross-cultural dialogue, Bahcesehir University in Istanbul offers African American, Native American and Hispanic American students scholarships covering all tuition expenses.Founded in 1998, Bahcesehir University is among the most dynamic institutions of higher education in Turkey. Based in Istanbul, Bahcesehir - with its dedicated faculty, internationally recognized research and educational programs, study abroad opportunities and modern campus - aims to secure a place among the leading universities in the world.In addition to the scholarships, the International Student Office at Bahcesehir will assist prospective students in securing housing, which along with other living expenses (i.e. meals and public transportation), is not expected to exceed $1,000 per month. Scholarships are subject to quotas and are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.In addition to Bahcesehir University's generous offer, eligible students can receive a scholarship from the Turkish Coalition of America of up to $2,000 per semester or academic year to assist with living expenses while they study in Turkey, one of the most exhilarating study abroad destinations in the world.
Contact:
Contact Person: Zeynep Guven at zguven@tc-america.org Mail Applications to: Ayse Kaba International Relations Director Assistant Bahcesehir University Ciragan Cad. No: 4/6 34100 Besiktas/ Istanbul- Turkey Tel: 90.212.381.0154 Fax: 90.212.381.0036E-mail: akaba@bahcesehir.edu.tr
Amount:
$9000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
June 1
Applicants must be full-time students at a U.S accredited educational institution, entering as a Sophomore, Junior or Senior, must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on 4.0 scale) and must have successfully completed two actuarial exams. The award will be divided to cover multiple semesters or other terms comprising the academic year. All scholarship awards are made payable to the U.S. accredited educational institution. Recipients attending school for a portion of the upcoming year (e.g., one semester) will receive the corresponding portion of a full year scholarship amount. Scholarships are non renewable.
Contact:
The Actuarial Foundation, 475 North Martingale Road, Suite 600, Schaumburg, IL 60173-2226 Phone: 847.706.3535 Fax: 847.706.3599 Email: info@Actfnd.org https://actfnd.academicworks.com/opportunities/124
Amount:
$500
Awards:
2
Deadline:
June 1
Applicant must be an unlicensed student currently enrolled in an Arkansas state approved Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) program. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Preference will be given to student members of LRBNAA.
Contact:
Little Rock Black Nurses Association of Arkansas (126) Contact: Cheryl Martin Address: PO Box 56314 Little Rock AR 72215 E-mail: cheryl2731@att.net Telephone: 501-590-7416 Website: www.lrbnaa.org