About the Scholarship

HBCU Connect Minority Student Scholarship is provided by HBCU Connect for HBCU students. This scholarship program makes available several $1,000 scholarships for minority students who attend or plan to attend a Historically Black College or University.

HBCU CONNECT is founded in 1999, is the largest student and alumni organization of Historically Black College or University. HBCU Connect has given away thousands in scholarship dollars to deserving college students.


How to Apply

Students have to fill out the registration form that is available on the HBCU Connect website. Students must have a valid email address and have actively checked the email for updates. students have to submit an essay no more than 350 words on the topic given in the website. essays and resumes have to be submitted before the deadline.


Scholarship Amount


The Scholarship awards $1000 to one applicant for the full academic year. The number of awards given by this scholarship is limited to four.


Deadline Information

All the student needs to apply for this scholarship on or before August 31, 2019.


Eligibility Criteria

  • A student must have a plan to enroll in any historically black college or a university within 6 months of submission.

  • A graduating high school senior, transfer students, and current HBCU students should submit the proof of enrollment.

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