Scholar’s App

African American scholarships

These are all open scholarships for students who identify as African American. Select other group identity

  • 2021 Study.com STEM Scholarship for Students of Color
    This scholarship will be awarded to students of color who are pursuing their undergraduate college degrees in the STEM field.
  • Booker T. Washington Scholarship
    This $500 scholarship is for African-American students graduating from any **Saline County** high school.
  • Carolyn M. Harris HBCU Scholarship Award
    This scholarship will be awarded to incoming freshmen at HBCUs who are members of musical ensembles or who major in education .
  • CGCS- Bernard Harris Scholarship Program
    The CGCS-Bernard Harris Scholarship Program was established to encourage **minority students** to pursue college degrees and careers in science, technology, engineering and math. Applicants must be students from urban school districts represented by the **Council of the Great City Schools**.The scholarship was created by former NASA astroanaut Dr. Bernard Harris, the first African-American to walk in space.
  • Charlie and Mollie Daniels Family Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship is for an undergraduate (junior year or higher) engineering student or graduate engineering student of **UTA**. Applicants must be active members of **National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)**. Priority will be given to engineering students with demonstrated financial need.
  • Evelyn Hider A & B HBCU Scholarship Awards
    This scholarship will be awarded to incoming freshmen at HBCUs with a minimum 2.5 GPA who demonstrate financial need.
  • Evelyn Hider Continuing Education HBCU Scholarship Award
    This scholarship will be awarded to prior recipients of the HBCU Council Scholarship Award who will be juniors or seniors at an HBCU.
  • F. A. and Charlotte Blount Scholarship
    This scholarship is available to minority graduating high school seniors from Forsyth County, North Carolina.
  • Heritage HBCU Scholarship Award
    This scholarship will be awarded to incoming freshmen with a minimum 2.5 GPA who demonstrate a need for financial assistance.
  • Law Student Diversity Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a student who is currently enrolled in an accredited law school within the United States, or entering law school and is a member of an ethnic or racial minority or demonstrates a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career.
  • Marshall Family Scholarship
    The Marshall Family Scholar Foundation provides a stepping stone of advancement of higher education and independence to deserving African-American students on their path to becoming excellent Marshall Scholars.
  • Michael Amos HBCU Scholarship Award (Apple iPAD Pro)
    This scholarship will be awarded to incoming freshmen at HBCUs with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who have a declared major in engineering or architecture.
  • Minority and Underrepresented Environmental Literacy Program
    This is a scholarship designed to assist academically talented minority and underrepresented individuals pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree in an **environmental course** of study that will lead to employment in a field that is clearly environmentally related. See [here](https://dhewd.mo.gov/ppc/grants/documents/participatingschools.pdf) for **participating Missouri schools**.
  • Nathan L. Anderson Memorial Scholarship Foundation, Inc
    This scholarship will be awarded to minority students (from African-American, Latino/Hispanic, and Native American populations), who are pursuing undergraduate training in Computer Science, Aviation, Nursing and Music.
  • Robert R. Kinney Memorial Scholarship
    Provide scholarships to African-American students in agriculture with a minimum GPA of 2.50.
  • WGU Opportunity Grant
    WGU is committed to increasing equity of access to all individuals who desire to achieve a college degree. This grant, the Opportunity Grant, is an investment to allow underserved populations the funding necessary to achieve this goal.