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In offering the “Scholar Dollars” Essay Scholarship for Black Students, we want to help offset the cost of attending college for Black students. Open to high school seniors (graduating class of 2024) and undergraduate and graduate students enrolled during the 2023-24 academic year, this scholarship aims to lighten your financial worry and allow you to take fewer loans. Remember, scholarships are essentially “free money” that need not be paid back. This scholarship, specifically, aims to help out a Black student who is passionate about their higher education journey and actively looking for ways to fund it. The “Scholar Dollars” Scholarship will be awarded to students based on both the quality of their essays and quantity of scholarships applied for on the Scholarships360 platform. With that in mind, why not spend a little time applying for a $500 scholarship now for more financial freedom from loans later? We look forward to reading your application, and wish you much success on your academic journey!
The “Scholar Dollars” Essay Scholarship is open to Black high school seniors (graduating class of 2024), as well as Black undergraduate and graduate students enrolled during the 2023-24 academic year. Students interested in career training and certificates are also eligible to apply.
High School Seniors, College & Graduate Students
US Citizens, Permanent Residents
To apply for this scholarship, login to your Scholarships360 account (or create an account), and submit a 250-word maximum essay in response to the following prompt:
How will earning the “Scholar Dollars” Essay Scholarship for Black Students benefit you both now and in the future?
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