TMCF | HBCU ALLIANCE PARTNER INC. SCHOLARSHIP

Overview:
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), and HBCU Alliance Partner Inc., are proud to offer financial assistance to outstanding students attending one of the 47 publicly-supported Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs) within the TMCF member-school network. Selected scholars will receive a one-year scholarship of up to $4,500 for the 2019-2020 academic school year, which will be used to cover the costs of tuition and fees, on-campus room and board and required textbooks purchased from member schools. The funds are applied in the fall and spring semesters at $2,250 per semester.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Be enrolled as a full-time student at one of TMCF’s 47 member-schools
  • Current grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Demonstrate leadership ability through a variety of measures
  • U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident with valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551

Applicants must submit the following documents for consideration:

  • Resume
  • 2019-2020 Student Aid Report (received from filing FAFSA)
  • Most recent college transcript (unofficial or official)
  • Recommendation from current school professor or faculty member (must be completed online by recommender)
  • Essay question: What you have done to make your community a better place to live? Give examples of specific projects in which you have been involved over time.

How to Apply:

This application will close  April 7, 2019 (11:59 PM EST)