African Americans, Blacks: HS Seniors, College Scholarships, Financial Aid

African Americans: College Scholarships
Grants and Graduate Fellowships

Minority scholarships for African American students, Black high school seniors,
Graduate school students, college scholarships, graduate fellowships
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Black Excel — The College Help Network

200 Free Scholarships for Minorities

Over 1,000 featured scholarships.

Echoing Green — Fellowship Programs

 

The Black Male Achievement (BMA) Fellowship

Oct 30
The Black Male Achievement (BMA) Fellowship is the first fellowship in the world for social entrepreneurs dedicated to improving the life outcomes of black men and boys in the United States. The Fellowship was founded and is supported in partnership with the Open Society Foundations
High School Seniors Internships and Summer Jobs Biomedical Internships International Study Abroad
Hispanics, Latinos Nationally Coveted Teachers College & Graduate School
Minorities Engineers & Computer Sci. Medical School Ethnic Groups & Studies
Minority Health High School Students Public Health Library Studies & History
Women Biology & Environmental Sci. Cancer Research Media Communications
African Americans Physical Sciences & Math Nurses Free Scholarships
Native Americans Social Sciences Arts & Humanities Updates

Jackie Robinson Foundation

 

College Scholarships — Up to $7,500 per year

Feb 15
The award is given to outstanding high school graduates who plan to earn a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution of higher education.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation — Scholarships, Fellowships and Internships

Internships

Feb 21
Jun 6
Oct 27

CBCF's internship programs prepare college students and young professionals to become principled leaders, skilled policy analysts, and informed advocates by exposing them to the processes by which national policies are developed and implemented on Capitol Hill and in the federal government.
 

Scholarships

Feb 28
May 1
Jun 5

Performing arts, visual arts, education, health.
 

Fellowships

Mar 14
CBCF's internship and fellowship programs prepare college students and young professionals to become principled leaders, skilled policy analysts, and informed advocates by exposing them to the processes by which national policies are developed and implemented on Capitol Hill and in the federal government.

National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO)

 

Internships — $440 to $520 per week

Mar 3
The NAFEO Internship Program offers full-time paid internships in the summer. Preference will be given to students enrolled in undergraduate or graduate programs at historically or predominantly black colleges and universities.

U.S. National Highway Institute — Technology Partnership Programs

Eisenhower Undergraduate and Graduate Fellowships at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) — $1,700/mo. to $2,000/mo.

Mar 10
Fellowships for students pursuing degrees in transportation-related disciplines.

American Intellectual Property Law Education Foundation — Scholars

 

Sidney B. Williams, Jr. Intellectual Property Law Graduate Scholarships — Up to $30,000

Mar 14
The scholarship will be awarded to minority students developing a career in intellectual property law or holding a past or present, full or part-time position in an area related to intellectual property law. Applicants must also have a demonstrated financial need and outstanding academic performance in the undergraduate level and law school level (if applicable).

Sachs Foundation — Scholarship Applications

 

Undergraduate Scholarships — Over $6,000

Mar 15
These scholarships are for African American high school seniors only who will be attending college in the fall term. Applicants must be a full-time Colorado resident for a minimum of five years. Residence due to military orders to Colorado may be accepted on a case by case basis.
 

Graduate Scholarships — $7,000

Mar 15
The Sachs Foundation has a very limited graduate grant program. Selection for a graduate grant is on a case by case basis determined by the Board of Directors. Only current Sachs Foundation recipients who will, or have, received their undergraduate degree within the last three years are eligible.
 

UCCS Health Sciences Scholarship — $6,000

Mar 15
You must be currently attending, or have been admitted to, the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Health Sciences Program. Applicants must be a full-time Colorado resident for a minimum of five years. Residence due to military orders to Colorado may be accepted on a case-by-case basis.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP Scholarships — $2,000 to $3,000

Mar 17
Scholarships for outstanding students.

Jacki Tuckfiled Memorial Fund

 

Jacki Tuckfiled Memorial Scholarships — $2,000

May 29
The applicant must be an African American United States citizen, resident of South Florida, enrolled (part or full time) in a graduate business degree program (master's or doctoral) at a Florida university.

Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology — Program Summary

 

College Scholarships — Up to $2,000

Jun 15
The Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology (DFBSST) is an endowment fund which provides scholarships to African-American undergraduate students who enroll in scientific or technical fields of study at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

National Society of Black Engineers — Programs, Competitions & Scholarships

Programs and Scholarships — $500 to $10,500

Jun 30
NSBE and Corporate-sponsored scholarship and award opportunities for pre-college, collegiate undergraduate and graduate student, and technical professional members.

University of Virginia, Woodson Institute for Afro-American and African Studies — Fellowships

 

Predoctoral Residential Research Fellowships — $20,000

Dec 1
Open to qualified candidates without restriction as to citizenship or current residence. However, current University employees are not eligible to apply.
 

Postdoctoral Residential Research Fellowships - — $45,000

Dec 1
The fellowship is open to qualified candidates without restriction as to citizenship or current residence. Applicants for the post-doctoral fellowship must have been awarded their Ph.D. by the time of application or furnish proof from the relevant registrar that all documentation required for the Ph.D. has been submitted.

Ron Brown Scholar Program — Prospective Applicants

 

College Scholarships for African-American High School Seniors Who Intend to Pursue Undergraduate Degrees Full-Time — Up to $40,000

Nov 1

Jan 9
The Ron Brown Scholar Program seeks to identify African-American high school seniors who will make significant contributions to society. Applicants must excel academically, exhibit exceptional leadership potential, participate in community service activities and demonstrate financial need.

United Negro College Fund — Scholarships, Programs, Internships, and Fellowships

College Scholarships

The UNCF Program Services Department manages various scholarship programs. Each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation.

Nationally Coveted College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships and Postdoctoral Research Awards

Minorities - College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships, Research Internships

College scholarships, graduate fellowships and grants for Hispanics, Latinos, Mexican Americans, Chicanos, Puerto Ricans, Cubans, Dominicans, South and Central Americans, African Americans, Native Alaskans, Aleuts, Inuit, Eskimos, Native Americans, Native Pacific Islanders, Hawaiians, Polynesians or Micronesians.

Minority Scholarships - Medical School, Public Health, Health Professions

Allied health, communication, sciences and disorders, health administration, health sciences, medicine, mental health, nursing, nutritional science, psychology, pharmacy, premed, public health.

National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) — National Merit College Scholarships

 

UNCF Capstone Achievement Program

This new award, a legacy of NMSC's 50-year National Achievement® Scholarship Program, will first recognize the outstanding academic accomplishments of its recipients at the cum laude level or above and it will provide them with financial awards that support and encourage them in the careers on which they are about to embark.

High School Seniors Internships and Summer Jobs Biomedical Internships International Study Abroad
Hispanics, Latinos Nationally Coveted Teachers College & Graduate School
Minorities Engineers & Computer Sci. Medical School Ethnic Groups & Studies
Minority Health High School Students Public Health Library Studies & History
Women Biology & Environmental Sci. Cancer Research Media Communications
African Americans Physical Sciences & Math Nurses Free Scholarships
Native Americans Social Sciences Arts & Humanities Updates

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