Who is eligible for the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation General Mills Health Scholarship?
To be eligible for a CBCF General Mills Health Scholarship, applicants must:
- Be an African-American or black student.
- Live in a Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) district. Go to www.house.gov/ to find the name of your member of congress. Then click https://cbcfinc.academicworks.com/opportunities/316 to determine if your representative is a member of the CBC. If your representative is not listed, you are ineligible to apply. All residents of New Jersey have a senator who is a member of the CBC and may apply. Students may use their home address or their college address to apply and determine eligibility.
- Be high school seniors or graduates or be current postsecondary undergraduates or graduate level students.
- Plan to enroll or be students who are already enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate field of study in one of the following: medicine, engineering, technology, nutrition or another health-related field at an accredited two-year, four-year college or university, for the entire upcoming academic year.
- Have a minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).
How much is the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation General Mills Health Scholarship worth?
Up to 46 recipients will receive a $2,000 award.
When is the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation General Mills Health Scholarship due?
The scholarship is due on February 28, 2017.
To find out more about the the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Scholarship, click here.
Best of luck to all applicants!