Minority Scholarship Links
Emma Bowen Foundation for Minority Interests -ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
Any minority student (African American, Hispanic, Asian or Native American) who is a rising high school senior, graduating high school senior or college freshman, has a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0, is interested in pursuing a career in the media industry, and plans to attend a four-year accredited college or university is eligible to apply to the Emma L. Bowen Foundation work/study program. Eligible applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents of the United States, and speak and write English fluently to be considered. Your grade transcript, at least two (2) educational references from teachers and/or advisors, and a 500-to-1,000-word essay must accompany the application form.
African American Scholarship Links
American Dream Scholarship
Scholarship America’s Dream Award scholarships will be awarded to students selected from across the nation who are entering their second year or higher of education beyond high school. The scholarships will be renewable and growing in amount each year, allowing students to receive aid throughout their college career.
For more information, please visit their site.
Ron Brown Scholar Program
The Ron Brown Scholar Program seeks to identify African-American high school seniors who will make significant contributions to society. Applicants must excel academically, exhibit exceptional leadership potential, participate in community service activities and demonstrate financial need. The applicant must be a US citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card. Current college students are not eligible to apply.
Ron Brown Scholar Program.
The South Carolina Alliance of Black School Educators announces plans to award scholarships to students planning to major in education or continue their studies in teacher education. For more information, please visit their site and download an application.
Hispanic Scholarship Links
Círculo Hispanoamericano de Charleston, an organization founded in 1978 with the mission of disseminating and preserving Hispanic Culture in the Tri-county area, will be awarding its annual scholarship during the month of November. Awards are offered on a rotating basis to Hispanic students attending the local academic institutions. Guidelines found here. Scholarship award ceremony will be Wednesday, December 10 at 6 pm at the EHHP Alumni Center, 86 Wentworth Street