Texas Black Careers Cross The Stage Scholarship

Funded by
Texas Black Careers
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$1,000
2 winners, $500 each
Open
Application Deadline
Nov 30, 2021
Winners Announced
Dec 15, 2021
Education Level
Undergraduate
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Race:
Must be Black or African American
Location:
Must attend school in Texas
Education:
Must be a senior at a four-year college or university
GPA:
Must have a 2.5 GPA or higher
Race:
Location:
Education:
GPA:
Must be Black or African American
Must attend school in Texas
Must be a senior at a four-year college or university
Must have a 2.5 GPA or higher

Black students face a unique set of struggles when pursuing higher education. 

Only 45.9% of Black students attending four-year public institutions complete their degrees within six years, the lowest rate when compared to students of other races. 

This scholarship seeks to support Black undergraduate seniors who are attending college in Texas so they can finish out their degrees and graduate.  

Any Black student who is a senior at a four-year college or university in Texas with a 2.5 GPA or higher may apply for this scholarship. 

To apply, answer the three questions below about the advice you would give to yourself as a freshman, how diversity has impacted your college experience, and why your graduation is so important.

Diversity and Inclusion
Selection Criteria:
$1,000
2 winners, $500 each
Open
Application Deadline
Nov 30, 2021
Winners Announced
Dec 15, 2021
Education Level
Undergraduate
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

With your current knowledge as a college senior, what advice would you give to yourself as an incoming freshman? How has diversity affected your college experience? Why is it important that you graduate college?

500–1000 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Nov 30, 2021. Winners will be announced on Dec 15, 2021.