CA Teachers Association (CTA) Scholarships  Visit: http://www.cta.org/scholarships

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Scholarship 

The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Scholarship Program encourages ethnic minority students to become educators, school nurses, school counselors or school therapists and to promote professional growth for ethnic minority teachers and ESP members.

Deadline: Friday, February 17, 2017 | Award Amount: up to $4,000

The CTA Scholarship for Dependent Children offers a maximum of 35 scholarships up to $5,000 each. The highest scoring applicant is awarded the Memorial Scholarship in Honor of Ralph J. Flynn.

The CTA Scholarship in Honor of Del A. Weber offers one scholarship of $5,000 to a dependent child of an active member of CTA, CTA/NEA-Retired or deceased CTA member who is attending or attended a continuation high school or an alternative education program.

The CTA Scholarship for Members offers a maximum of five scholarships of up to $3,000 each. The highest scoring applicant is awarded the American Indian/Alaska Native Memorial Scholarship in Honor of Alice Piper.

The Student CTA (SCTA) Scholarship in Honor of L. Gordon Bittle offers a maximum of three scholarships of up to $5,000 each. The highest scoring applicant is awarded the Pacific Asian American Scholarship in Honor of Philip Vera Cruz

Deadline: Friday, February 3, 2017Award Amount: up to $5,000

The Sacramento to Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma  Theta Sorority’s scholarship..  All Applications must be postmarked or submitted online no later than February 28, 2017.For any additional questions about our Annual Scholarship please visit our Scholarship page or email scholarship@sacramentoalumnaedst.org or visit:https://sacramentoalumnaedst.org/apply-for-our-2016-2017-scholarships/

The Sacramento Press Club’s 2017 Journalism Scholarships:

In addition to the online process, you are required to have a letter of recommendation from a teacher, academic advisor or journalism workplace supervisor. Please request that the person either email the letter of recommendation to sacpressclubscholarships@gmail.com or mail it to Sacramento Press Club Scholarship Recommendation, 2701 K Street, Sacramento CA 95816. The letter of recommendation must be received by the March 31st deadline. Visit:http://sacpressclub.org/scholarships/


Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarships for African American High School Seniors: RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES annually offers the African American Future Achievers Scholarship to high school seniors. Unfortunately, participation and application for this scholarship have dwindled so low over the last few years that the charity is considering cutting the funding for African American student and reallocating it to the Hispanic Students' Scholarship fund. Please encourage all African American high school seniors to apply at http://www.aim.applyists.net/RMHC by early January 2017


Black Parallel School Board

                             “Education-Is for the African Descendent Child”

 Scholarship Program

Application due date: Friday, March 31, 2017 by 5 o’clock p.m. no exceptions

Education-Is for the African Descendent Child

Scholarship 2017

 1.    DEADLINE for scholarship applications is Friday, March 31, 2017 by 5:00 p.m.  (NO EXCEPTIONS)


2.    Awards will be made on May 5, 2017

3.    You will be notified by email, phone, or mail in April regarding the status of your application.

If you have any questions about the application, please call Lailah Muwwakkil, Black Parallel School Board Scholarship Coordinator. (916) 484-3729 or by email at info@blackparallelschoolboard.com

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UNCF Scholarship: UNCF is pleased to announce $20 million gift established the UNCF STEM Scholars Program, an initiative designed to identify and provide financial and academic support to five cohorts of 100 students (a total of 500) who are African-American college freshmen and who aspire to earn Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) degrees and pursue careers in STEM fields. Each student will receive a $25,000 scholarship and support toward assuring their success. Visit: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/3c41df47-d142-4e21-8d79-e10bd880a347 OR https://scholarships.uncf.org/


First Lady Michelle Obama launches website for Scholarship, College and Financial Aid Resources: The site, BetterMakeRoom.org, will feature information for students’ ages 14-19 on topics including the SAT and ACT exams, filling out financial-aid forms and college applications. For more info visit: http://www.bettermakeroom.org.


Website Address



Edie lambert


c/o KCRA-TV Newsroom

3 Television Circle

Sacramento, CA 95814


Email Address


Application Deadline:March 31, 2016

Sacramento Scholarships: SchoolSoup’s research team has identified Sacramento Scholarships. For more info visit: http://www.schoolsoup.com/scholarship-directory/city/sacramento/

2016 Student-View Scholarship ( scroll down the page): The Student-View Scholarship is a unique opportunity for high school seniors. It is open to all students regardless of academic achievement or financial need. For more info visit: http://ckmcollegeandcareercenter.weebly.com/scholarships.html



   Free Application for Student Aid (FSFA) Guide

The FAFSA is the form that determines most of the aid you’re eligible to receive as a student. Go to: http://www.bestschools.com/fafsa/     




This annual award is made to African American students from the Sacramento area community who meet the standards of academic achievement, community service, and commitment to the African American community exemplified by the life of the late Sacramento City Councilman, Rosenwald “Robbie” Robertson. The scholarship awards for $500.00 each will be awarded on May 6, 2017.


Applicants must have graduated from a Sacramento area high school by the end of the spring term, 2017. Applicants must demonstrate a record of service to the African American community, and a record of academic achievement and leadership. This award is available to recent high school graduates and returning college/university  students. Evidence of admission to a higher education institution, or continuing enrollment status in a college/university must be provided.






P.O. BOX 5528



You can download the scholarship application at: https://goo.gl/TztfT9



 SABC (916) 484-5025



Discover Business Scholarships for MBA students

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Accounting Scholarships

For a  list of accounting scholarship resources. You can view it here: http://www/mastersinaccounting.info/resources/accounting-scholarships/


SR Education Group Scholarship

 A Community College scholarship and a Graduate Scholarship for Teachers. Additional information and terms & conditions are available on our site, along with an archive of our past scholarship winners: http://www.sreducationgroup.org/scholarships


National Scholarship Programs

1) BELL LABS FELLOWSHIPS FOR UNDER REPRESENTED MINORITIES http://www.bell-labs.com/fellowships/CRFP/info.html
2) Student Inventors Scholarships http://www.invent.org/collegiate http://www.invent.org/collegiate/
3) Student Video Scholarships http://www.christophers.org/vidcon2k.html
4) Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships http://www.coca-colascholars.org /programs.html
5) Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships http://holocaust.hklaw.com/
6) Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships http://www.aynrand.org/contests/
7) Brand Essay Competition http://www.instituteforbrandleadership.org/IBLEssayContest-2002Rules.htm
8) Gates Millennium Scholarships (major) http://www.gmsp.org/nominationmaterials/read.dbm?ID=12
9) Xerox Scholarships for Students http://www2.xerox.com/go/xrx/about_xerox/about_xerox_detail.jsp
10) Sports Scholarships and Internships http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html
11) National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ) http://www.nabj.org/html/studentsvcs.html
12) Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary) http://www.aphis.usda.gov/mb/mrphr/jobs/stw.html
13) Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/sk_v6.cfm
14) FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships) http://www.finaid.org/
15) Presidential Freedom Scholarships http://www.nationals ervice.org/scholarships/
16) Microsoft Scholarship Program http://www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships/minority.asp
17) WiredScholar Free Scholarship Search http://www.wiredscholar.com/paying/scholarship_search/pay_sc holarship _search.jsp
18) Hope Scholarships & Lifetime Credits http://www.ed.gov/inits/hope/
19) William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students http://www.apsanet.org/PS/grants/aspen3.cfm
20) Multiple List of Minority Scholarships http://gehon.ir.miami.edu/financial-assistance/Scholarship/blackhtml
21) Guaranteed Scholarships http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/
22) BOEING scholarships (soma e HBCU connects) http://www.boeing.com/companyoffices/educationrelations/scholarships
23) Easley National Scholarship Program http://www.naas.org/senior.htm
24) Maryland Artists Scholarships http://www.maef.org/
26) Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA students in South Florida ) http://www.jackituckfield.org/ 27) Historically Black College & University Scholarships http://www.iesabroad.org/info/hbcu.htm
28) Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students http://www.beanactuary.org/minority/scholarships.htm
29) International Students Scholarships & Aid Help http://www.iefa.org/
30) College Board Scholarship Search http://cbweb10p.collegeboard.org/fundfinder/html/fundfind01.html
31) Burger King Scholarship Program http://www.bkscholars.csfa.org/
32) Siemens Westinghouse Competition http://www.siemens-foundationorg/
33) GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds http://www.lulac.org/Programs/Scholar.html
34) CollegeNet's Scholarship Database http://mach25.collegenet.com/cgi-bin/M25/index
35) Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid http://www.aflcioorg/scholarships/scholar.htm
36) Federal Scholarships & Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel http://www.blackexcel.org/ 25scholarships.htm
37) Scholarship & Financial Aid Help http://www.blackexcel.org/fin-sch.htm
38) Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group) http://www.efg.net/ /link_scholarship.htm
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39) FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form &Info) http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
40) Aid &Resources For Re-Entry Students http://www.back2college.com/
41) Scholarships and Fellowships http://www.osc.cuny.edu/sep/links.html
42) Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies http://www.paralegals.org/Choice/2000west.htm< /U>
43) HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world) http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/packard_nomination.html
44) Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities http://ccmi.uchicago.edu/schl1.html
45) INROADS internships http://www.inroads.org/
46) NA AC P Scholarships http://www.naacp.org/youth/scholarships/index.htm
47) Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships http://www.baeo.org/options/privatelyfinanced.jsp
48) ScienceNet Scholarship Listing http://www.sciencenet.emory.edu/undergrad/scholarships.html
49) Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide http://cuinfo.cornell.edu/Student/GRFN/list.phtml?category=MINORITIES
50) RHODES SCHOLARSHIPS AT OXFORD http://www.rhodesscholar.org/info.html 51) The Roothbert Scholarship Fund

XULA Offers Full Scholarships to Top Students at Catholic Schools
America's only Historically Black and Catholic university is now offering full tuition scholarships to top performing students at Catholic high schools across the nation. The newly authorized Katharine Drexel Scholarships at Xavier University of Louisiana will provide full tuition for any and all Valedictorians or Salutatorians applying for admission from a Catholic high school. High school juniors or seniors can learn more atwww.xula.edu/admissions