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
E-mail
scholarships@naacpldf.org
Website
Website

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