Scholarships

via blacknews: A new web site, BlackScholarships.org, announces daily scholarships and financial aid opportunities for Black/ African American high school and college students. Nowadays, college tuition is more expensive than ever, and this powerful online resource has proven to be a great source of help for families who need financial assistance. BlackScholarships.org is 100% free to […]

via Cleveland19: Are you good at video games? If the answer is yes, your skills could earn you a scholarship to college. Several Ohio universities are offering partial tuition to students who play on their varsity esports teams. While the term “esports,” can include many types of video games, it usually applies to highly competitive, […]

Nick Pirollo was pitching a startup idea to Dorm Room Fund, a new student-run venture firm where Christopher Gray was partner, when the tables were suddenly turned. Gray listened to his plan to optimize the reach of hashtags, and, intrigued by Pirollo’s tech expertise, approached him about co-founding and building the product for another company, […]

Earlier this year Jonathan McReynolds launched Elihu Nation, a nonprofit organization centered around the idea of exposing millennials between the ages of 15-35 to the “wisdom of God.” Part of that initiative includes newly available college scholarships totaling $9,000. The Elihu Nation scholarship will award three qualifying students (Elihus) with $3,000 each once the application opens up on June […]

Article By Lauren Clements/Sara Charles Dark and Lovely, a hair care brand for women, in partnership with The Tom Joyner Foundation, has awarded five students with $2,000 scholarships. Each of these dynamic scholars are a part of the Young Women with a Purpose Project. In addition to receiving an all-expense paid trip to New York […]

Continuing a legacy of courage and commitment to issues of social justice and equality, the Tuskegee Airmen in 1978 created a fund aimed at providing scholarships for deserving students, the financially challenged, as well as the children of servicemen.  These undergraduate scholarships serve to supplement the heavy financial burden of freshmen students entering college and are offered without regard to […]

This brilliant young woman was offered a spot by 26 colleges (and $3m in scholarships) http://t.co/0EcmyRlIPZpic.twitter.com/7PPnrWPf4b“ — Maham Masood (@1mahammasood) June 15, 2015 Black girls…

  Don’t think that searching for scholarships is hopeless just because your child doesn’t have a 4.0 GPA and isn’t the star quarterback. There is plenty of scholarship money out there that is up for grabs based on factors that have nothing to do with academics or athletics. Volunteer work, ethnic background, artistic ability and […]

Nationwide — February is here again, and Black History month is being celebrated all around the country and even in some parts of the world. Although the shortest month of the year, February has been chosen as the official month of the year to pay tribute to famous African Americans who contributed to society.But actions […]

2015 is expected to be a great year for students because a record-number of foundations and organizations are planning to give away billions of dollars in legit scholarships. These scholarships usually have different criteria to qualify, but once obtained can be used to pay for college tuition, books, and room and board. Here are the […]

Nationwide — 2015 is expected to be a great year for students because a record-number of foundations and organizations are planning to give away billions of dollars in legit scholarships. These scholarships usually have different criteria to qualify, but once obtained can be used to pay for college tuition, books, and room and board.Here are […]

  You could be the lucky winner of a $250 or even $2,500 scholarship. The Daily Scholarship will be giving away a $250 scholarship everyday. At the conclusion of the 100 Days of Scholarship Summer, one lucky entrant will receive a $2,500 scholarship. “The Daily Scholarship was founded to help local families with the overwhelmingly high […]