BPSB Scholarship Program

Black Parallel School Board
 “Education-Is for the African Descendent Child”  Scholarship Program 2019


Application due date: Friday, March 29, 2019 by 5 o’clock p.m. no exceptions

Education-Is for the African Descendent Child

DEADLINE for scholarship applications is Friday, March 29, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.  (NO EXCEPTIONS)

Awards will be made on May 2019

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 ainfo@blackparallelschoolboard.com

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Scholarship Programs

The following are a list of scholarships 

National Minority Scholarship List

Sacramento Link Application

Talking Drum Scholarship Resource

Scholarship Online Info

Tuskegee Airmen Scholarship Info and Application

Sacramento City Teachers Association Scholarship Info

The 2018-19 Links Scholarship application is now open. The scholarship is for African American high school seniors and other persons of African ancestry who exemplify academic excellence and exhibit leadership potential in the Sacramento Region.  Please encourage students to visit our website athttp://sacramentolinksinc.org to apply online. The scholarship deadline is January 25, 2019.

APPLY NOW for SMUD’s “Powering Futures” Scholarships – Up to $5,000 for college. SHARE with your network -deadline to apply is Feb. 24th , 2019. “Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family.” ~Kofi Annan

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 studenl

The Black Parallel School Board (BPSB) is a community organization developed to work parallel to the Sacramento City Unified District Board of Education. Its major responsibility is to support the educational growth and achievement of Black students.

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Our Contacts

4625 44th Street, Rm 5, Sacramento, CA 95820

(916) 484-3729

(916) 453-0622