Scholarships

The best place to start looking for scholarships is at your own school.  Check your school’s website for scholarship listings:
Bloomsburg University
Community College of Philadelphia
Delaware State University
Dickinson
East Stroudsburg
Gettysburg College
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Kutztown
LaSalle University
Millersville University
Penn State University
Shippensburg
Temple University
University of Pennsylvania
Ursinus College
West Chester University

Other Scholarships:

Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarship Merit Scholarship

Due: 4/15/15

Eligibility: GPA>3.0, Sophomore or beyond, demonstrated community service and involvement

Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarship Financial Need Scholarship

Due: 4/15/15

Eligibility: GPA>2.5, Sophomore or beyond, Demonstrated Community Service and Involvement, Demonstrated Financial Need

Actuarial Foundation Scholarship

Due: 5/1/15

Amount: $2,000 – $4,000

Eligibility: Pursuing a career in Actuarial profession, Must have at least one birth parent who is a member of one of the following minority groups: Black/African American, Hispanic, Native North American, Pacific Islander, GPA>3.0

Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship

Due: 5/1/15

Amount: $3,000

Eligibility: Must be a full-time undergraduate degree-seeking student at an accredited college or university OR a current high school senior preparing to become a full-time undergraduate degree-seeking student at an accredited college or university. Must have a permanent address in or go to school in a CBC member district (Find your Representative here and then see if they are a current member of the CBC). Pursuing a major in the performing arts (such as, but not limited to, drama, music, dance, opera, marching bands and other musical ensembles). Must be planning to enter a career in the performing arts
• Demonstrate talent or potential in your chosen art
• Have a minimum 2.5 GPA
• Exhibit leadership ability and participate in community service activities
• Preference is given to African Americans

Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship

Due: 5/1/15

Amount: $3,000

Eligibility:

• Be a full-time undergraduate degree-seeking student at an accredited college or university OR a current high school senior preparing to become a full-time undergraduate degree-seeking student at an accredited college or university
• Have a permanent address in or go to school in a CBC member district (Find your Representative here and then see if they are a current member of the CBC)
• Be pursuing a major in the performing arts (such as, but not limited to, architecture, ceramics, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, interior design, painting, photography, sketching, video production and other decorative arts)
• Demonstrate talent or potential in your chosen art
• Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
• Exhibit leadership ability and participate in community service activities
• Preference is given to African Americans

Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Education Scholarship

Due: 5/22/15

Amount: Varies

Eligibility:

• Be a full-time undergraduate or graduate degree-seeking student at an accredited college or university OR a current high school senior preparing to become a full-time undergraduate degree-seeking student at an accredited college or university
• Have a permanent address in or go to school in a CBC member district (Find your Representative here and then see if they are a current member of the CBC)
• Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
• Exhibit leadership ability and participate in community service activities
• Preference given to African Americans