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

AACP Express Scripts Scholarship

Due: 09/20/21

The Express Scripts Scholars Program provides scholarships to enrolled dual degree students. Additional consideration will be given to low socio-economic status students as well as students who are underrepresented minorities. Students must be a United States citizen or permanent resident. AACP will announce the scholarship recipients in Academic Pharmacy Now, in other appropriate publications, and in a News Release for trade journals and newsletters in October. 

SmithGroup Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship Program 

Due: 10/29/2021

Amount: $6,000

The SmithGroup Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship Program supports and mentors students from historically underrepresented demographics in architecture, interior design, planning, landscape architecture and engineering. Applicants must be current undergraduate (at least a junior level standing) or graduate students in an accredited architecture, interior design, planning, landscape architecture or engineering program in the United States. Applicants must also: have a 3.0 GPA; and, be Black/African American, Hispanic, Alaskan Native or American Indian, and Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander. Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. 

The Legacy Lab Foundation Scholarship

Due: 11/01/2021

Amount: $10,000

Powered by The Giving Back Fund, The Legacy Lab Foundation Scholarship is inviting applications from Black or African-American undergraduate or graduate-level students attending colleges, universities or similar accredited institutions (such as technical schools) in the United States. We are searching for a future leader studying with the intent to revolutionize an industry, change social norms, and/or build a long-lasting brand solution in culture. We will champion one of tomorrow’s leaders working toward making progress today

$10,015 Social Change Fund United Scholarship

Due: 11/01/2021

Amount: $10,015

Social Change Fund United was created in 2020 by philanthropists, entrepreneurs, and NBA superstars Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, and Dwyane Wade to support critical and timely issues impacting the Black community. Now, they have created The Social Change Fund United Scholarship to help students of color achieve their dreams of becoming mental health professionals with $5,000 each toward their education. Black students who are currently studying or plan to study mental health care, such as psychology, social work or similar, are eligible to apply. To apply, please share your utopian vision for optimal mental health in the Black community; and how mental health care and advocacy can help achieve social justice for communities of color.

Markforged Distinguished Black Engineers Grant

Due: November 19, 2021

Award: $1,500

Markforged will award this grant to a Black American engineer at a leading technical university. The grant will be awarded to a Black American student studying any engineering field at a top-tier technical undergraduate or graduate university program in the US. Additionally, applicants to this grant will be considered for current and future internships and job opportunities at Markforged as part of an innovative, industry-leading team that is transforming manufacturing. While applicants from any engineering field are welcome, candidates who have demonstrated excellence in cloud computing, material science, industrial design, 3D printing, manufacturing, etc. will be given preference. Preference will also be given to candidates for whom winning the grant would have a strong impact.