Quick Scholarship Finder

First 10 African American scholarships:

Amount:
$5000 plus an internship and mentorship program
Awards:
1
Deadline:
August 15
Open to U.S. citizens or permanent residents who belong to a minority group. Must be enrolled as a college junior at an accredited 4-year university. Declared major in one of the following: civil engineering, chemical engineering, environmental engineering or one of the environmental sciences such as hydrology, geology, etc.. Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Contact:
Brown and Caldwell Attn: HR/Scholarships Program 1527 Cole Boulevard, Suite 300 Lakewood, CO 80401 Email: scholarships@brwncald.com Website: www.brownandcaldwell.com
Amount:
$500
Awards:
2
Deadline:
August 23
At the time of the award (fall 2020), the student must meet the following requirements: Be in the last year of study for a social work degree in a bachelor or master's degree program accredited by CSWE Have an expected graduation date no later than summer 2021 Be an American citizen, noncitizen national, or have permanent residence status (international students, DACA status students, and work visa holders are not eligible to apply at this time) Have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale Be enrolled full time during the period in which the grant is awarded (fall 2020) Have a demonstrated commitment to promoting equity and social justice The scholarship is targeted to but not limited to minority ethnic/racial individuals. It can be awarded to a student only once.
Contact:
Council on Social Work Education | 1701 Duke Street, Suite 200 | Alexandria, VA 22314-3457 Phone: 1.703.683.8080 | Fax: 1.703.683.8099 | E: info@cswe.org Website: www.cswe.org Please direct questions about the scholarship to cas@cswe.org.
Amount:
$200
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
August 30th
Open to all minorities confronting chronic illness or disability. Requirements for Scholarship: must be a college student living with a physical ailment, physical disease, and/or physical disability. Must be enrolled as full/part time student, and must not be on academic probation.%u2014email proof of enrollment to Bella Soul (does not need to be a transcript; scholarship is not based on GPA but will be taken into account).
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
August 31st
Scholarship applicants must be an active member of ANTSHE (http://www.myantshe.org/memberapplication), be at least 23 years old, and meet at least ONE of the following criteria as set forth by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES): -Is considered financially independent for purposes of determining eligibility for financial aid; -Is a parent -Is a single parent (either not married or married but separated and has dependents); or -A veteran from the military. -Be enrolled in a public two-year college, enrolled part-time or full-time degree program of study at an accredited college or university. -Minority student -Low-income -Employed part-time or full-time Visit http://www.myantshe.org/application for more information
Contact:
Visit www.myantshe.org/application for more information
Amount:
$20000 scholarship
Awards:
3
Deadline:
August 31
Every year, our BOS, DC, LA, NY, and SF offices (CH will be added in 2023) award one second-year law student a $20,000 Diversity Scholarship and a salaried position in our Summer Program. The scholarship is paid in two installments: $10,000 during the second-year summer and another $10,000 payable when the student returns to ArentFox Schiff as an Associate after graduation. Candidates may only apply to one office. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Second-year law student, in good standing, at an ABA-accredited law school in the US. Excellent college and law school academic performance. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated leadership qualities, work experience, and community involvement. Authorized to work in the US. Member of a diverse population that historically has been underrepresented in the legal profession. Must join the ArentFox Schiff Summer Program after their second year of law school. Have a strong interest in joining the Firm as an associate after law school graduation,
Amount:
$5000-$10,000
Awards:
2
Deadline:
September 15th and March 15th
Bradley's commitment to diversity is not just a passive ideal, but an active goal that allows us to build a team with broad backgrounds and experiences. Every year, we offer two Diversity Scholarships to promote the education of well-qualified law students from backgrounds that are traditionally underrepresented in the legal profession. We award scholarships of up to $5,000 to first-year students and up to $10,000 to second-year students who are committed to broadening the diversity of voices in the legal profession. Scholarship recipients are required to clerk in one of Bradley's offices for at least six weeks during the summer after the scholarships are awarded. (We will do our best to honor the scholarship recipient's first choice for office placement, but maintain the right to make the final decision.)
Amount:
$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
September 20
To be eligible, applicants must be a second-year student with a 3.0 GPA or greater, enrolled in an accredited law school located in one of the following states: Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, or the District of Columbia.
Contact:
Applications should be mailed or delivered to: Kian Cheng Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP 230 Peachtree St. NW, Suite 2400 Atlanta, GA 30303 https://www.constangy.com/awards-diversity
Amount:
$1000-$10,000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
September 30
The Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship provides funding to minority students enrolled in one of the technical sciences or engineering disciplines. Open to US Citizens and individuals with Permanent Resident visas. The scholarship is not available to spouses and children of Xerox employees. Must be a full-time student enrolled in a four- year institution. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be working towards a BS, MS, or PhD in a technical science or an engineering discipline. Must be African-American, Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan, or Hispanic. Must have tuition or tuition related expenses not covered by scholarships/grants excluding loans.
Contact:
Submit the complete package (ONLY COMPLETED APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED) To the following address postmarked before September 30: Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship Program 150 State Street; 4th Floor; Rochester, New York 14614 Email: xtmsp@rballiance.com Website: www.xerox.com
Amount:
$500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
September 30
The attorneys at our firm are offering this annual $500 scholarship to African American and Hispanic students from single-mother homes who are committed to pursuing a quality education and who have a demonstrated ability for overcoming adversity and challenges related to their backgrounds. The scholarship program is open to all African American and Hispanic undergraduate, and law school students as well as incoming college freshmen. The candidate must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Candidate must have a demonstrated financial need.
Contact:
Address fax or mail submissions to: White Collar Defense Diversity Scholarship Attn: Firm Administrator 409 7th St NW Suite 218 Washington, DC 20004 Fax: (202) 664-1331 For email applications please address: scholarships@whitecollarattorney.net https://whitecollarattorney.net/2019-white-collar-defense-diversity-scholarship/
Amount:
$5000-$22,000 per year x 4 years
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
October 15 (Nomination Deadline) December 1 (Application Deadline)
To be considered for the Meyerhoff Scholars Program, prospective students must have at least a "B" average in high school science or math courses, and many applicants have completed a year or more of calculus. Preference is given to those who have taken advanced placement courses in math and science, have research experience, and have strong references from science or math instructors. In recent years, a strong preference has been given to those students interested in the Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. (over the M.D.). Students must meet all eligibility requirements: Minimum of 600 on the Math component of the SAT or a composite score of 24 on the ACT, Cumulative High School GPA of a 3.0 or above Aspire to obtain a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. in Math, Science, Computer Science, or Engineering. Display commitment to community service. Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
Contact:
Nominators and applicants with questions should contact the Meyerhoff Program (meyerhoff@umbc.edu) for additional information. The Meyerhoff Scholars Program office is located in UMBC's Sherman Hall, Room 218 (B-Wing). Please feel free to contact a member of our staff for more information about the program. Phone: 410-455-3139 Email: meyerhoff@umbc.edu Mailing Address: UMBC Meyerhoff Scholars Program 1000 Hilltop Circle Sherman Hall, Room 218 Baltimore, MD 21250 umbc.edu/meyerhoff/