HBCU Scholarships: Find Money For College Today

Student in computer lab searching for HBCU Scholarships


There are billions of dollars in HBCU scholarships, grants, and internships that are available for students wishing to attend college. One of the best sources for scholarships is your high school counselor or college advisor. If you are a member of a minority group, you can expect to find a treasure trove of scholarships. There are many business, civic, and social organizations that have put forth all types of scholarship offers to minority group members. To make your search easier; we have compiled a list of over 100 HBCU scholarships to help you find money for college.

HBCU SCHOLARSHIPS

Academic and Merit Scholarships

  • TMCF/Lowe’s GAP Scholarship – The Thurgood Marshall College Fund, in partnership with Lowe’s, is pleased to provide need-based merit scholarships to graduating seniors. The scholarship awards range from $500 to $3,100. DEADLINE: Nov. 30

Community Service Scholarships

  • GEICO HBCU Tailgate Tour Community Contest – HBCU students can submit a 1-minute video describing the work you do in your community for a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship for yourself and another $1,000 for the charity of your choice! DEADLINE: Oct. 31

Needs-based Scholarships

  • Tom Joyner Foundation Full Ride Scholarship – The ‘Full Ride’ scholarship program that will cover all the expenses of one student planning to attend a Historically Black College and University (HBCU) in the fall of 2015. DEADLINE: January 16

Study Abroad Scholarships

STEM Scholarships (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

  • BASF/Alfred Chisholm Memorial Scholarship Fund – The scholarship is available to undergraduate sophomore, junior and senior students enrolled at HBCUs. Applicants must complete the online application and upload the following materials: 2 letters of recommendation, a 250 word essay and most recent official transcript. Individual award up to $2,000. DEADLINE: Nov. 14

Various Scholarships


MINORITY SCHOLARSHIPS

Academic and Merit Scholarships

Architecture and Design Related Scholarships

Disability Scholarships

Essay Scholarships

First Generation Scholarships

Government and Public Policy Scholarships

Hospitality Scholarships

Journalism and Digital Media Scholarships

Law and Crimial Justice Scholarships

Military Scholarships

Needs-based Scholarships

Non Profit and Philanthropy Scholarships

STEM Scholarships (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

Student-Specific Scholarships


AFRICAN-AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIPS

Academic and Merit Scholarships

Essay Scholarships

Journalism and Digital Media Scholarships

Law and Crimial Justice Scholarships

Needs-based Scholarships

STEM Scholarships (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

Various Scholarships


HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIPS

Theology Scholarships

STEM Scholarships (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

First Generation Scholarships

Various Scholarships


WOMEN’S SCHOLARSHIPS

Business and Entrepreneurial Scholarships

STEM Scholarships (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

 

    • Go Red Multicultural Scholarship Fund – Macy’s and the American Heart Association are offering sixteen $2,500 tuition-focused scholarships for minority women pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in healthcare fields. DEADLINE Dec. 31

 

 

Journalism and Digital Media Scholarships

Non-traditional Scholarships

Vocational Scholarships


NATIVE AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIPS

Student-Specific Scholarships

Journalism and Digital Media Scholarships

STEM Scholarships (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

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