NBNA Scholarship Program For Black Nurses

The NBNA Scholarship Program offers 14 scholarships each year to students pursuing a career in nursing who are members of the National Black Nurses Association, Inc. The scholarships are based on merit and financial need.Eligible students must be enrolled full-time at a two-year or four-year college or university pursuing a Bachelors, Associate, or L.P.N. degree […]

The Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology (DFBSST) Scholarship

The Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology (DFBSST) Scholarship is open to African-American undergraduate students who enroll in scientific or technical fields of study at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). The scholarship can be renewed annually for up to four years. Applicants must be African American students who plan to enroll […]

Meet the First Black Woman on the U.S. Olympic Speedskating Team

18-year old Maame Biney is the first Black woman ever to join the U.S. speedskating team for the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. She has already advanced to the quarterfinal round after finishing second in the opening round on Saturday. Biney stepped onto the ice for her Olympic debut on Saturday to compete in […]

CANFIT Scholarships for Minority Students in California

CANFIT Scholarships offer scholarships for minority students in several disciplines. The scholarships are for undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in an accredited college or university in the state of California, who are African-American, American Indian, Alaska Native, Asian American, Pacific Islander or Latino/Hispanic. The scholarship is applied toward tuition and fees. Scholarships are available in […]