Scholarships & Competitions

Roddy White Keep the Faith Foundation offers college scholarships to Georgia, South Carolina students

The Roddy White Keep the Faith Foundation is awarding $500 scholarships to 10 students in Georgia and South Carolina toward tuition at the post-secondary institution of their choice. The Roddy’s Rockstars Scholarship will be awarded to students demonstrating academic achievement and community involvement. “Our goal is to help enhance the experience of those who have…

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National Black Farmers Association Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

The National Black Farmers Association (NBFA) Scholarship Program is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 academic year. In its third year, the NBFA Scholarship Program will award scholarships of up to $5,000 to African-American farmers or dependents of African-American farmers who plan to enroll or who are enrolled in agriculture-related study at an accredited two-year…

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Claflin Extends Scholarship Offers To High Achievers In Academics During Become A Visionary Leader Open House

Orangeburg – Each year, intercollegiate athletics programs throughout the nation celebrate what is commonly known as the early signing period when blue-chip athletes announce at what college or university they are going to continue their playing careers. The day culminates weeks, months and sometimes years of letters, campus visits and other inducements program as coaches…

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College Scholarship for Charleston County Resident Announced

The South Carolina Association of Counties (SCAC) is pleased to announce its annual Presidential Scholarship program. This program awards one, $2,500 scholarship on an annual basis to a graduating high school senior who is a resident of the same county as the current SCAC president. This year’s scholarship will be awarded to a student who…

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UofSC launches new scholarship program with Raise.Me

The University of South Carolina will offer a new scholarship program designed to reward high school students for a wide variety of academic achievements and extracurricular activities. Students at 56 selected high schools in South Carolina, starting as early as 9th grade, can earn “micro-scholarships” to Carolina through an online program called Raise.me. For example,…

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NASCAR Chevrolet Diversity Scholarship Winner Announcement

NASCAR and Chevrolet today announced the winners of the second annual NASCAR Chevrolet Diversity Scholarship Contest during a press conference at Texas Motor Speedway. Four undergraduate students from across the country were awarded a total of $20,000 in scholarships and treated to a VIP experience at today’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the AAA…

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North Charleston High Senior Is A Golden Door Scholarship Recipient

Mayra Lizeth Lomeli-Garcia, a senior at North Charleston High School, is the recipient of the Golden Door Scholarship.  The Golden Door Scholarship is a program that invests in education by providing four year scholarships and career access for high-performing students.   Mayra submitted a brief application with an essay and a 2 minute long video about…

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NABJ Announces 2016 Scholarship Recipients

The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is pleased to announce its 2016 scholarship recipients. NABJ awards scholarships annually to deserving students interested in pursuing careers in journalism. This year, NABJ has awarded $27,500 in scholarships.  “NABJ is committed to helping our student members reach their full potential by providing financial assistance. Our scholarship program…

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FCA Foundation Selects 2016 National Black Farmers Association Scholarship Winners

The FCA Foundation, the charitable arm of FCA US LLC, and the National Black Farmers Association (NBFA) today announced recipients of the National Black Farmers Association Scholarship. The 2016 class of 21 students, who represent the promise of a new generation of black farmers, will receive $100,000 in scholarships that will help them pursue agriculture-related…

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Indiana Teen Awarded $10,000 Scholarship for Racial Studies

The Davidson Institute of Talent Development has announced the 2016 Davidson Fellows. Among the honorees is 17-year-old Justine Izah of Crown Point, Ind. Izah won a $10,000 Davidson Fellows Scholarship for her project, An Examination of Black Liberation, Stereotypes, Healthcare and Education Through the Eyes of a Black Woman. She is one of only 20…

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