SCHOLARSHIPS: African-American Chamber of Commerce of PA, NJ & DE (AACC)

ncbwPennsylvania Chapter

Scholarship Awards
Application Deadline is Monday, February 1, 2016 

Each year the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc.-Pennsylvania Chapter (NC100BW-PA), awards three scholarships to African American women in the NC100BW-PA service area. We invite all to apply. Instructions for successful application submission and the scholarship application are attached.


 African American female meeting one of the award categories listed below.
 Applicants can only apply under a single category (multiple submissions will result in disqualification)
 Applicants must provide proof of application to or enrollment in a post-secondary educational institution
(One scholarship will be awarded in each of the categories listed below.)
 College Bound Senior – minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA
 Current College Student (returning fall of 2016) – minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA
 Continuing Education Adult (non-matriculated, degree or certificate program)
Application Requirements 
 Completed Application Form
 Typed 400 – 500 word essay (see application for topics)
 Typed Personal Statement (no more than 750 words)
 Two (2) Unopened Letters of Recommendation (non-related)(signature should seal the back of envelope)
 One (1) Unopened Official Grade Transcript or most current grade report (with printed cumulative GPA)
 Proof of application to, or enrollment in a post-secondary educational institution. Complete packet MUST be postmarked by Monday, February 1, 2016 and mailed to address below.

For full source with scholarship-application included please CLICK HERE.