Over $1.8M Available in Scholarships for Black Students
Posted By: Kennedy Williams on June 27, 2022 |
The degree attainment gap between black adults compared to white adults is still broad, however, black students’ college enrollment has grown in the past two decades. Financial needs are common in the black community since they are the most likely to receive federal aid or take out student loans for college.
Scholaroo - a scholarship research tool, is attempting to help the black community by centralizing more than 70 scholarships geared towards black students. Over 1000 awards will be granted with amounts ranging from $250 to $20,000.
5 Notable Scholarships Include:
1. Citrix Scholarship
Open to high school seniors to college juniors who are or will be studying business, engineering, or any technical major at a United Negro College Fund. Twenty winners will each receive $5,000.
2. Olay Face the STEM Scholarship
Open to women college sophomores who study in a degree program associated with a science, technology, engineering, or math major. One winner will receive $2,500.
Sherry R. Arnstein Underrepresented Minority Scholarship
Open to college students who plan to enroll or are currently enrolled in an American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine. Five winners will receive $5,000.
4. UNCF Henkel Scholarship Program
Open to undergraduate students majoring in Business Administration, Communications, Chemical, Manufacturing, Packaging, or Mechanical Engineering and Marketing. Winners will receive an internship with Henkel in Summer 2023, along with $5,000 of scholarship support.
5. Medical Diversity Scholarship Program
Open to all medical school students in the United States who work hard to promote ethnic diversity in their communities. One winner will receive $2,000.
All scholarships for African-American students are available here: https://scholaroo.com/scholarships-for-afr...
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