Ron Brown Scholar Fund/Ron Brown Scholar Program

The program seeks to identify African-American high school seniors who will make significant contributions to the society. Applicants must excel academically, show exceptional leadership potential, participate in community service activities, and demonstrate financial need. Must be a U.S. citizen or hold permanent resident visa. Must plan to attend a four-year college or university. Deadlines: November 1 and January 9.

Award Information

Award Amount
$10,000 - $40,000
Number of Awards
10 - 20
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
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 required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Associate Director
Ron Brown Scholar Fund
Address
1160 Pepsi Place, Suite 206
City, State, Zip
Charlottesville, VA , 22901
Telephone
(434) 964-1588
E-mail
info@ronbrown.org
Website
Website

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