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Scholarships for African American Students

African American Students

Scholarship providers like to recognize more than just good grades and athletic abilities. They like to celebrate heritage and ethnicity as well. African-American scholarships enable scholarship providers to do just that.

Scholarships for African American students are often awarded through notable organizations, like the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), United Negro College Fund (UNCF), as well as historically African American sororities or fraternities, such as the Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, and foundations in the like, such as the Jackie Robinson Foundation.

Your heritage, ethnicity and race is part of what makes you uniquely and wonderfully you - so celebrate you with these scholarships for African American students on Fastweb!

Largest Scholarships for African American Students

Name Amount Deadline
Presidential Diversity Scholarship $32,000 February 01, 2016
Trustee Diversity Scholarship - Rice University $26,500 Varies
Claver Scholarship $26,000 Varies
Broadwell Chinn Award $16,000 December 01, 2015
F. Armstrong Scholarship - Cornell College $16,000 Varies
Heritage Scholarship - Salem College $20,000 January 15, 2016
Ralph Johnson Bunche Distinguished Graduate Scholarship $15,000 Varies
Diversity Advancement Program Scholarship $15,000 Varies
Minority Fellowship - American Sociological Association $15,000 January 31, 2016
SSSP Racial/Ethnic Minority Graduate Scholarship $15,000 February 01, 2016