Black History Month Scholarships

In honor of Black History Month, we would be highlighting scholarship opportunities available for students.

Check out these scholarships, fellowships and research programs currently open for applications. Make sure to complete your application before the deadlines.

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A.J. Williams Medical Scholarship Foundation A.j. Williams Medical Scholarship Foundation is providing scholarships to third and fourth year minority medical school students who are willing to commit to serving poor minority communities for a period of four years upon finishing medical school. 2021 Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship application is now open! The AFE Scholarship awards high school seniors with a $40,000 scholarship for college, plus a paid summer internship program at Amazon following their freshman year.

Award: $40,000

Deadline : February 18

2021 ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund

American Bar Association 2021 Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund is geared towards minority students . The purpose of this program is to encourage racial and ethnic minority students to apply to and attend law school and to provide financial assistance to ensure that these students have the opportunity to attend law school for three years. To apply, the applicant must submit a completed application, a personal statement of up to 1,000 words, unofficial transcript from the undergraduate school, and two letters of recommendation through the online application form. All submissions must be received by the deadline date.

Award: An annual scholarship of $5,000

Deadline : April 17


  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

  • This award is for racially and ethnically diverse students.

  • Must have achieved a 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale as an undergraduate.

  • Must be starting his/her first year of law school.

  • This award is for U.S. students

Alliantgroup Black Collaborative Scholars Alliantgroup is proud to help light that spark for the next generation of Black engineers, scientists and inventors by developing the alliantgroup Black Collaborative (aBC) STEM Scholarship Program. They are offering at least two $5,000 scholarships for deserving Black High School Seniors in the Greater Houston Area who are interested in pursuing a degree in a STEM field at an institution of higher education in the Fall Semester .

Award: $5,000

Deadline: April 5


This scholarship is open to Black High School Seniors in the Greater Houston Area with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

• Eligible students must be enrolled in a two to five year institution by the Fall

• Eligible students must plan to pursue a degree in a STEM field

• Previous alliantgroup STEM scholarship winners are not eligible

• Previous alliantgroup STEM scholarship applicants must re-apply