Black Studies Student Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Description

Criteria: 1. Must be majoring or minoring in Black Studies. 2. Must be a junior student. 3. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA in major/minor classes and a minimum 2.7 GPA in all classes. 4. Majors must have completed at least 24 units in Black Studies and minors must have completed at least 18 units in Black Studies. 5. Must be enrolled full-time. 6. Must write a 1-2 page essay discussing educational and career goals and what to do upon graduation. 7. Must be actively involved in the local African American community on or off campus or both. 8. Financial need is not a criteria. Contact Information: Students interested in applying for this scholarship should contact the Administrative Support Coordinator of the Black Studies Department ((562) 985-4624) for more information and an application form.

Year of Need: College Junior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization California State University
Center for Scholarship Information 1250 Bellflower Blvd.,
Long Beach, CA 90840

Contact Person: Valerie Kelsey, Coordinator of University Scholarships, Dean of Students Office




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