Scholarship Opportunities

ASU Academic Scholarships
http://www.alcorn.edu/admissions/admissions-scholarship_requirements/index.aspx


ASU Foundation Scholarships
http://www.alcorn.edu/giving-back/scholarships/index.aspx


Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) Opportunities
http://tmcf.org/our-scholarships/about-scholarships


Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) 2016 Scholarships Available! http://www.cbcfinc.org/scholarships/


CBC Spouses Heineken USA Performing Arts Scholarship
Description: The performing arts include drama, music, dance, opera, marching bands and other musical ensembles.
Amount: CBCF will award up to $3,000 each for up to 10 students.
Eligibility: To be eligible applicants must…
· Be a U.S. citizen/legal permanent resident
· Be preparing to pursue an undergraduate degree full-time or be a current full-time student in good academic standing at an accredited college or university. Current high school seniors may apply.
· Be planning to pursue a degree in a field that will lead to a career in the performing arts
· Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on 4.0 scale
· Exhibit leadership and be active in community
· Selected applicants will be qualified African-American or black students
Application Deadline: April 29, 2016
Application: https://cbcfinc.academicworks.com/opportunities/324


CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship
Description: The visual arts include architecture, ceramics, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, interior design, painting, photography, sketching, video production and other visual arts.
Amount: CBCF will award up to $3,000 each for up to 10 students.
Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must…
· Be a U.S. citizen/legal permanent resident
· Be preparing to pursue an undergraduate degree full-time or be a current full-time student in good academic standing at an accredited college or university. Current high school seniors may apply.
· Be planning to pursue a degree in a field that will lead to a career in the visual arts
· Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on 4.0 scale
· Exhibit leadership and be active in community
· Selected applicants will be qualified African-American or black students
Application Deadline: April 29, 2016
Application: https://cbcfinc.academicworks.com/opportunities/320


CBC Spouses Education Scholarship
Description: For all full-time undergraduate and graduate students of all majors.
Amount: Varies
Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must…
· Be a U.S. citizen/legal permanent resident
· Be preparing to pursue an undergraduate degree full-time or be a current full-time student in good academic standing at an accredited college or university. Current high school seniors may apply.
· Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on 4.0 scale
· Exhibit leadership and be active in community
· Selected applicants will be qualified African-American or black students
Application Deadline: May 20, 2016
Application: https://cbcfinc.academicworks.com/opportunities/321