Check out these 5 scholarships to apply to! Deadlines are coming up soon, be sure to read the guidelines clearly. You got this!

United Health Foundation Louis Stokes Scholarship

Due: April 30, 2021

Award: Up to $8,000

Academic Level: Undergraduate, Graduate, Doctorate

Region: National

Field of Study: Career towards Health Care Professional

Description: Scholarship is open to Black and African-American students who are enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate program and pursuing, or planning to pursue, a degree in a health-related subject during the 2021-2022 academic school year. 

Link: https://www.cbcfinc.org/scholarships/faq-united-health-foundation-louis-stokes-scholarship/ 

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship

Due: April 30, 2021

Award: Up to $20,000

Academic Level: Undergraduate, Graduate, Doctorate

Region: National

Field of Study: Any

Description: Scholarship is open to African-American/Black students currently/planning to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university. The scholarship is open to students of all majors.

Link: https://www.cbcfinc.org/scholarships/faq-cbc-spouses-education-scholarship/ 

JACK AND JILL OF AMERICA FOUNDATION 2021 

Due: May 12, 2021 

Award: $ 2,500

Academic Level: High School Student, Undergraduate Student 

Region: National 

Field of Study: Any

Eligibility: 

  • Be African American and a US citizen or permanent resident.
  • Be currently classified as a graduating high school senior. 
  • Be enrolled full-time for the fall 2021 semester at any accredited 4-year college or university.
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Have completed a minimum of 60 hours of volunteer work and/or community service from June 2020 – June 2021.
  • Have completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA) and have a demonstrated unmet financial need as verified by the applicant’s institution.

Link: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/96e97e82-9bf1-450d-b09d-2fe87472e634  

CATHERINE W. PIERCE SCHOLARSHIP 2021

Due: May 19, 2021 

Award: $ 3,600

Academic Level: Undergraduate Student 

Region: National 

Field of Study: Art/ Art History

Requirements: 

  • Be enrolled full-time at any U.S. accredited 4-year institution for the 2021-2022 academic year 
  • Have at least a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Be pursuing a degree in an Art or Art History discipline

Link: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/268d571b-73cd-4d80-bf5b-37cf954b1761 

Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship Program

Due: May 21, 2021

Award: Up to $10,000

Academic Level: Undergraduate, Graduate Students

Region: California

Field of Study: Law

Description: Scholarship is open to qualified students from minority groups underrepresented in law schools who attend one of the Law Schools in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Link: https://www.sfbar.org/jdc/diversity/scholarship-program/