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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
F. Armstrong Scholarship - Cornell College $16000 Varies
Ralph Johnson Bunche Distinguished Graduate Scholarship $15000 Varies
Diversity Advancement Program Scholarship $15000 Varies
Walter N. Ridley Scholarship $12500 Varies
Heritage Scholarship - Salem College $17000 Varies
George Washington Carver Scholarship $15000 Varies
Ron Brown Scholarship $10000 January 09, 2015
Marshall/Chavez/Means Scholarship $25000 Varies
Diversity Scholarship $10000 Varies
Ventures Scholars Program $10000 Varies

New Scholarships for African American Students

Name Amount Deadline
Alliance of Black Culinarians Scholarship Varies February 13, 2015
James Carlson Memorial Scholarship Varies March 01, 2015
Laurence R. Foster Memorial Scholarship Varies March 01, 2015
Pierre Toussaint Journalism Scholarship Fund Varies Varies
Ruth A. Hill Scholarship Varies Varies
Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) Program Varies Varies
MBRS/RISE Program Varies Varies
Frederick Douglass Society Scholarship Varies Varies
Voillequ Endowed Scholarship Varies Varies
Bramlett Family Endowed Scholarship Varies Varies