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Opportunity Details

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s National Racial Equity Initiative for Social Justice (NREI) HBCU Social Justice Scholarships were created to encourage and recognize necessary student exposure, experience, and engagement in organizing, political mobilization, and civic participation aimed at advancing equity, freedom, and justice for all, especially the Black community and racial minorities. The funds will be disbursed on an annual basis to undergraduate students attending Historically Black Colleges or Universities with demonstrated experience in social justice, student activism, and/or community service.

Candidate Requirements: Selected applicants will be qualified African-American or black students; Be a U.S. citizen/legal permanent resident; Attend an accredited HBCU during the academic year of scholarship award; Have a GPA minimum of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; Demonstrate a commitment to social justice; and Exhibit leadership and be active in community.