Results for the 'African American' Category
Scholarship: Kappa Alpha Psi Scholarship
Sponsor/Organization: Kappa Alpha Psi
Scholarship Amount: Unknown.
Eligibility: Must be African American (Male or Female), 3.0 GPA or Higher, Plan to enroll in a 4 year college in the fall. Applications are in the scholarship drawer.
Application Deadline: Mar 30, 2013
Additional Information: Application: Interested Students must submit an essay of 500 words or less about "Why is a College Education important to Me" with their contact and school information.
Scholarship: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Scholarship
Sponsor/Organization: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority
Scholarship Amount: $1000
Eligibility: Must be African American female, currently a high school senior, G.P.A. of 3.0 and starting college in the Fall 2013.
Application Deadline: March 15, 2013
Additional Information: Application available in the Scholarship Drawer.
Scholarship: Lewis Howard Latimer Scholarship
Scholarship Amount: $500.00
Eligibility: • African American Senior
• 2.5 min GPA
• Plan to enroll in 2 or 4 year college
Application Deadline: March 1, 2013
Scholarship: 2013 Doctors on Board Program
Sponsor/Organization: The Physicians Medical Forum is a non-profit organization supported by a grant from Alta Bates/Summit Medical Center, Wells Fargo, California Healthcare Foundation, and SGC Financial and Insurance Services.
Eligibility: For African American seniors who want to become a doctor or pharmacist.
Application Deadline: February 28, 2013
Additional Information: Can apply on line or download form and mail in. Information located in the Scholarship Drawer
|February 28, 2013|
Scholarship: The T. Katuri Kaye Application Fee Scholarship
Scholarship Amount: Up to $70.00 ( for the first 25 applicants) in the form of a reimbursement for one application.
Eligibility: For African American senior student, GPA 3.0 or higher and planning to enroll in a 4 year college or university
Application Deadline: 07/15/13
Scholarship: Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarships
Scholarship Amount: Up to $24,000 over four years
Eligibility: Be a graduating, minority high school senior;
Plan to attend an accredited and approved four–year institution within the United States;
Show leadership potential;
Demonstrate a dedication to community service;
Present evidence of financial need;
Be a United States citizen;
A minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21; and
Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship.
Application Deadline: February 15, 2013, Application opened Nov, 1, 2012.
Additional Information: Step One:
Complete the draft form, including composing your responses to the four essay questions. Determine who will submit a letter of recommendation.
Collect all required information – copy of FAFSA, copy of your SAT or ACT scores (scores should be sent directly to Foundation. College code: SAT: 42448 /ACT: 6570)
Application draft available in the scholarship drawer.
Apply online see link.
|February 15, 2013|
Scholarship: The Gates Millennium Scholars
Scholarship Amount: Awards to be determined by GMS based on financial need
Eligibility: Citizen, or legal permanent resident of the USA, Demonstrated leadership, Meet the Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria, 3.3 GPA or higher on an unweighted 4.0 scale.
Application Deadline: 1/15/2013, Application started 8/15/2012
Additional Information: A complete application consists of:
1. Student application
2. Educator’s evaluation
3. Evaluation of the student’s community service and leadership. Log onto the Gates Millenium Scholars (GMS) Online nomination system at: https://scholarships.gmsp.org/Program/Details/7d6e42b1-d063-4bd2-a977-057b290e2708
|January 16, 2013|
Scholarship: RMHC U.S. Scholarships
Sponsor/Organization: Ronald McDonald House Charities
Scholarship Amount: $1,000 (100)
Eligibility: For High School Seniors less than 21 years old who are eligible to attend a two- or four-year college or university with a full course of study. Must be a legal resident.
Application Deadline: December 20, 2012
Additional Information: There are 4 scholarship categories available: 1) RMHC/Scholars: All students ; 2) RMHC/Asia: Applicants with at least one parent of Asian-Pacific heritage; 3) RMHC/African-American Future Achievers with at least one parent of African American or Black Caribbean heritage; 4) RMHC/HACER: Applicant must have at least one parent of Hispanic/Latino heritage. Submit a complete application and all required documentation by the deadline on the application.
|December 20, 2012|
Scholarship: Sinkler Miller Medical Association Scholarship
Sponsor/Organization: Sinkler Miller Medical Association
Scholarship Amount: $1000 for college students, $1500-2000 for nursing students
Eligibility: ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
• Applicants must be African American and from the Oakland/San Francisco Bay Area
• High school students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or a graduate GPA of 3.0.
• Applicants must demonstrate a financial need.
Application in Tech scholarship drawer
Application Deadline: October 8, 2012
Eligibility: • African American seniors
• Juniors maybe accepted.
Application Deadline: 2/3/12
Additional Information: This program will provide students an opportunity to explore some of the varied facets of medicine and provide information about medical school preparation.
The Physicians Medical Forum’s “Doctors On Board Program” to be held on Saturday, February 18, 2012 at the Oakland Marriott City Center.
Applications are available in the scholarship drawer.