Unlocking Opportunities: Additional Scholarships for HBCU Students - Scholarship Saturday

Unlocking Opportunities: Additional Scholarships for HBCU Students - Scholarship Saturday

Welcome back to Ms. Frugal's Scholarship Saturday! Today, we're excited to bring you a special edition focusing on additional scholarships tailored specifically for students attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

Education is the key to unlocking doors of opportunity, and these scholarships are designed to help alleviate the financial burden of pursuing higher education. If you're an HBCU student, or planning to attend one, this is your chance to seize these opportunities and make your academic journey more affordable.

Let's dive into the list of scholarships with upcoming due dates between now and May 31, 2024. Remember, every scholarship you apply for increases your chances of securing funding for your college tuition.

The Slater Millner Scholars Fund Scholarship


Deadline: 5/27/2024
Description:  Dr. Nancy Slater and Mr. Alan Millner developed The Slater-Millner Scholars Fund to provide need-based scholarships to rising college sophomores who are on an academic tract to study Allopathic or Osteopathic Medicine





UNCF Health Careers Scholarship


Deadline: 5/31/2024
Description: The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) offers this scholarship to students pursuing careers in healthcare, including medicine, nursing, pharmacy, public health, and allied health professions. The scholarship provides financial support to cover tuition, fees, and other educational expenses for HBCU students committed to addressing healthcare disparities in underserved communities.

Richmond Squirrels Scholarships for VUU and VSU students


Deadline: 5/31/2024
Description: The Richmond Flying Squirrels, in partnership with Virginia Union University (VUU) and Virginia State University (VSU), offer scholarships to deserving students attending these HBCUs. The scholarships aim to support students with financial need, academic achievement, and a demonstrated commitment to community service.
All scholarships are available at this link with deadlines from May 2024-September 2024. MsFrugalScholarshipBlog2024.xlsx

Don't miss out on these incredible opportunities to secure financial assistance for your college education. Whether you're pursuing a degree in STEM, humanities, business, healthcare, design, or any other field, there's a scholarship out there waiting for you. Remember to mark your calendars with the due dates and start preparing your applications ahead of time.

If you need more information about specific colleges or majors, feel free to leave a comment, and we'll be happy to assist you in your research. Together, let's make higher education more accessible and affordable for HBCU students across the nation.

Stay tuned for more scholarship opportunities, and until next time, happy applying!

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