Saturday, April 10, 2010

African American Scholarship Programs

If you are a black American and you're looking for a scholarship then you are in luck because there are hundreds of opportunities available to you right now.

An African American scholarship gives you money for your education so that you are not forced to resort to an expensive student loan scheme that will leave you in debt for many years.

Some of the best scholarships to apply for are:

Deborah Wolfe Fellowship

This is for students who wish to study abroad. This money will allow you to gain unique experience studying overseas - something that will change your life.

National Black Nurses Association Ambi-Kiwi Scholarship

If you plan to major in nursing then consider this excellent scholarship program. The NAN Association is located in Washington, DC.

Mansfield University Board of Governor's Scholarship

This 00 scholarship is for black students who plan to study at Mansfield University.

There are 7 of these college scholarships given away to freshmen every year.

Dr. Marie-France Desrosiers Memorial Scholarship

If you plan to study at Barry University majoring in Psychology then you could be eligible for this African American scholarship that provides exceptional opportunity to start your career in this highly sought after field.

Oakwood College United Negro College Fund

To be used at Oakwood College in Huntsville, AL. This scholarship is worth 00 and is available to College Freshman.

Nancy Wolridge Graduate Fellowship

Open only to female black Americans, you will have a good chance of getting this scholarship since there will be no competition from male students.

You're minimum GPA must be 2.0 to qualify.

These are just some of the hundreds of black scholarships available to you - so apply for as many as you can to improve your chance of winning!