SCHOLARSHIP PROFILE

NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund Inc./Herbert Lehman Scholarship Program

Renewable award for successful African-American high school seniors and freshmen to attend a four-year college on a full-time basis. Candidates are required to be U.S. citizens and must have outstanding potential as evidenced by their high school academic records, test scores, and personal essays.

AWARD INFORMATION

Award Amount $2,000
Number of Awards 25 - 30
Application Deadline March 31
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability Renewable

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Minimum GPA Required 2.5
Ethnicity/Heritage African-American/Black
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required

SCHOLARSHIP SPONSOR

Organization Program Director
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund Inc.
Address 99 Hudson Street Suite 1600
City, State, Zip New York, NY 10013
Telephone (212) 965-2225
Fax (212) 219-1595
E-mail scholarships@naacpldf.org
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