Every Friday, DCPS College Talk will highlight upcoming scholarships, financial aid, and enrichment program opportunities. Please see individual websites for more information about scholarships and funding organizations.
Apply for DC TAG!
If you are a graduating senior heading to a public college/university, Historically Black College or University (HBCU), or private college in the DC Area, you should have applied for DC TAG. If you haven’t, apply here as soon as possible!
Blacks in Government Evangeline J. Montgomery Scholarship Program
April 22, 2013
Eligibility: Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Must submit a transcript, essay, and recommendations.
Foot Locker Foundation-UNCF Scholarship
April 24, 2013
Maximum Award Amount: $5000
Eligibility: Scholarship available for graduating seniors attending one of the UNCF-partnered HBCU campuses.
Fountainhead Essay Contest
April 26, 2013
Maximum Award Amount: $10,000
Eligibility: Students of all grade levels can submit essays based on Ayn Rand’s novels for scholarship money.
DC Area Phi Beta Kappa Association Scholarship
April 29, 2013
Maximum Award Amount: $1000
Eligibility: The student must be a high school senior with a college preparatory background who ranks in the upper 10 percent of his/her class and has a grade point average of at least 3.75 on a 4.0 scale, or have the equivalent SAT score of at least 1950.
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. Dorothy Harris Scholarship
April 30, 2013
Eligibility: Students must demonstrate financial need and have a “C” or better average.