||High school seniors only.
Selection of recipients will be based on academic record, ACT/SAT test scores, community/extracurricular involvement, work experience and financial need.
Visit web site for details. Applications available at Wal-Mart store or Sam's Club.
|William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students
|Social Sciences or Humanities
||$2,500 and $5,000
||Minority students must have an excellent academic record, outstanding research skills, background in social sciences or humanities, excellent writing and communication skills, must be a U.S. citizen and demonstrate financial need.
|Alphonso Deal Scholarship Award
National Black Police Association
3251 Mount Pleasant St., NW
Washington, DC 20010-2103
|Law enforcement or related areas
||Minority applicants must be a U.S. citizen, a senior in high school, be of good character and have a letter of recommendation from a principal, counselor or teacher. Must be accepted by a college or university prior to receiving award.
|Ford Corporate Scholars Program
||Scholarship assistance, mentoring from Ford employees and internships at Ford Motor Company.
||Ford Motor Company Fund supports the Ford Corporate Scholars Program that provides hundreds of scholarships to minority college students through the United Negro College Fund, the Hispanic College Fund and the American Indian College Fund.
|The Jackie Robinson Scholarship
Jackie Robinson Foundation
3 W. 35th St., 11th floor
New York, NY 10001-2204
||Up to $6,000; renewable for four years
||Minority graduating high school seniors who have been accepted by a four-year, accredited college/university; academic achievement, leadership and financial need will be considered.
||Oct 15 - Mar 31
Applications available online.
Urban Scholars Program
Anheuser Busch Companies
1 Busch Pl.
St. Louis, MO 63118
||Anheuser-Busch and its wholesaler family is partnering with local organizations in urban centers across America to make the wish for a college education come true.
|Dell/UNCF Corporate Scholars Program
|Marketing, business administration, human resources
||Need-based scholarship of up to $10,000 and an 8-10 week paid internship.
||Applicants must be college sophomores and juniors with at least a 3.0 GPA. Scholarship award contingent on successful completion of internship.
|National Association of Black Journalists Scholarships
8701 Adelphi Rd.
Hyattsville, MD 20783
|Journalism (Print, Photography, Radio and Television)
||$2,500 - $10,000
||Various scholarships for Black undergraduate and graduate students planning to major in journalism, and for professional journalists.
|Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund
80 Madison Ln. Ste. 2204
New York, NY 10038
||Up to $2,200 per semester, based on demonstrated financial need.
||Must be a U.S. citizen attending a public historically Black college or university. Contact the Thurgood Marshall Scholarship foundation for a list of participating colleges and universities; applications available through the member schools. Grants paid directly to the school.
||For details visit web site
|Thurgood Marshall Scholarship
National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice
North Carolina Central University
P.O. Box 19788
Durham, NC 27707
|Criminal Justice or closely related field
||Students who have at least a "B" average and are currently enrolled in a degree program in criminal justice or have been accepted for the Fall after the receipt of the scholarship. Applicants must submit a 1,000-word narrative explaining the reason for choosing criminal justice.