Top 50 Scholarships for African American Students

Don't miss out on a total of $566,823 in awards and grants with 150 scholarships available only to African American students in 2023.

  • BCU Week x AstraZeneca Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Feb 15th
    $25,000
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  • BLK Men in Tech Trailblazers Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & students studying Engineering. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Any
    Apr 30th
    $1,000
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  • Bethune-Cookman University Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & students studying Math. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Any
    $29,000
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  • African American Leadership Society Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students studying Engineering, Math or Science. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Mar 7th
    $10,000
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  • Achievers in Technology Program
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    May 7th
    $2,000
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  • Chris Ford Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School students studying Business. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School
    May 18th
    $8,077
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  • Dema Dimbaya Humanitarianism and Disaster Relief Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    May 19th
    $2,000
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  • Ken Burnett Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School & Undergraduate
    Apr 1st
    $2,000
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  • She Rose Initiative's "More Than a Conqueror" Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate women. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Women
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    May 22nd
    $500
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  • Kynnedy Simone 'I Am The Dream' Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School
    Apr 15th
    $500
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  • 28 Days of Black History Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    Feb 28th
    $1,000
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  • Opportunity for Our People Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Jun 15th
    $500
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  • GTF Book Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Jun 15th
    $500
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  • Life Reimagined Scholarships
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School & Undergraduate students studying Business. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School & Undergraduate
    Jan 1st
  • Abhi Khune Underrepresented Minorities Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate women studying Computer Science. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Women
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    Mar 1st
    $10,000
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  • Nyah Regina Williams Book Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School
    Mar 1st
    $1,000
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  • Mohamed Magdi Taha Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students studying Engineering, Math or Science. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Jul 1st
    $6,000
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  • Jaqaun Webb Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School
    Apr 5th
    $500
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  • Normandie’s HBCU Empower Scholar Grant
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School - Graduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School - Graduate
    Mar 31st
    $1,000
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  • CATALYSTS Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    May 1st
    $2,000
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  • Alma J. Grubbs Education Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School - Graduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School - Graduate
    Jun 19th
    $500
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  • James Lynn Baker II #BeACoffeeBean Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School & Undergraduate
    Mar 1st
    $10,000
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  • Gary Robert Schloss Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School
    Apr 5th
    $10,000
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  • Gloria Stokes Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School & Undergraduate
    May 25th
    $500
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  • Mochahope Black Excellence Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School & Undergraduate
    Feb 15th
    $1,000
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  • The Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Mar 1st
    $2,000
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  • Aaron and Ruby Dicks Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School & Undergraduate
    Apr 15th
    $1,000
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  • Augustus L. Harper Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate students studying Accounting, Business or Finance. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    Apr 15th
    $500
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  • She Rose in Health Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate women. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Women
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    Feb 1st
    $500
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  • Charles Shelton Veterinary Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Apr 15th
    $2,000
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  • TE Connectivity African Heritage Scholarship Program
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students studying Accounting, Math or Science. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Oct 7th
    $22,500
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  • UNCF Healthcare Workforce Diversity Program
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate students studying Engineering, Math or Science. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    Sep 29th
    $5,000
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  • Papa John’s Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    $5,000
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  • National Black College Alumni Hall of Fame General Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate & Graduate
  • NAACP Scholarships
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    $5,000
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  • Thurgood Marshall College Fund Scholarships
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Oct 31st
    $10,000
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  • Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Scholarship Program
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Nov 18th
    $10,000
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  • National Black MBA Association Partner Scholarships
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate students studying Business. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    Dec 31st
    $50,000
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  • The Christophers High School Poster Contest
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students studying Arts. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Feb 16th
    $1,000
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  • Dermalogica New Beginnings Esthetics Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Any
    Nov 30th
    $5,000
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  • Orchard’s Scholarship for Women of Color in STEM
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School & Undergraduate women studying Computer Science, Engineering or Math. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Women
    High School & Undergraduate
    Apr 1st
    $2,500
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  • ProjectGiveBack Scholarship for Black Women
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School women. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Women
    High School
    Jul 26th
    $2,000
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  • Gabriella Carter Music and Me Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate students studying Music. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    Mar 4th
    $1,000
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  • Future Black Leaders Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Mar 31st
    $3,010
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  • Black Entrepreneurs of Philadelphia Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School - Graduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School - Graduate
    May 31st
    $2,800
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  • Elevate Black Entrepreneurs Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate & Graduate students studying Business. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate & Graduate
    Jul 1st
    $1,000
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  • Writing With a Purpose Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School & Undergraduate
    Jul 1st
    $1,646
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  • Herbert Osei “Dream Big” Writing Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School
    May 13th
    $500
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  • UNCF DeVry Gateway Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & Undergraduate students studying Business. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    Undergraduate
    Sep 27th
    $10,000
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  • United Negro College Fund Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to African American & High School & Undergraduate students. Submit your Essay Online.
    African American Students
    High School & Undergraduate
    Aug 18th
    $1,000
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