William R. Godfrey Scholarship

Funded by
Godfrey Family
$4,200
2 winners, $2,100 each
Open
Application Deadline
Aug 25, 2024
Winners Announced
Sep 25, 2024
Education Level
Undergraduate, High School
1
Contribution
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior (2024) or undergraduate student
School Type:
HBCU
Identity:
Minority
Field of Study:
Business
GPA:
3.0 or greater
Education Level:
School Type:
Identity:
Field of Study:
GPA:
High school senior (2024) or undergraduate student
HBCU
Minority
Business
3.0 or greater

William R. Godfrey was a beloved father and a proud graduate of an HBCU, Clark Atlanta University, where he earned a business degree. 

William went on to earn an MBA from the University of Buffalo. He worked in the area of finance for his entire career in both local and federal governments. William also became an entrepreneur and worked until his passing in March 2024.

This scholarship seeks to honor the life of William R. Godfrey by supporting students who need financial assistance in order to complete their education at HBCUs.

Any undergraduate student or 2024 high school senior who is committed to an HBCU with at least a 3.0 GPA may apply for this scholarship if they are a minority pursuing a business major.

To apply, tell us how you plan to use your degree to help your community and tell us about where you are from and how that shapes your direction.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Impact
Published May 2, 2024