Scholarship Information

Message from Dr. Glenda Glover, President of Tennessee State University and her Community Affairs Liaison, Mrs. Barbara Murrell.  There is a program between TSU and Meharry Medical College where the student would go to TSU for three years and then on to Meharry and finish to become an MD or DDS in 7 years instead of the traditional 8 years. 

The Black Educators Committee provides deserving high school seniors with scholarships to assist in their pursuit of higher education.  Scholarships will be awarded to students who will be attending an institution of higher learning for the first time in the Fall of 2021.  All scholarship awards are earmarked for “unmet needs” - any costs or expenses that are not subsidized by grants, financial aid or other tuition related scholarships.

The Brookhaven National Laboratory Hispanic Heritage Group is pleased to announce that it will be granting financial awards up to $500 each to students of Hispanic heritage pursuing a career in one of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) disciplines. Scholarship winners will be notified by June 1, 2021.

The National Science Foundation Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program provides scholarships, stipends, and programmatic support to recruit and prepare talented STEM graduates and professionals from all economic circumstances to serve as STEM teachers in high-need school districts. New York Institute of Technology has received a grant of $1.2 million covering scholarships for 16 scholars over the next five years.

 The LexisNexis Fellowship consists of twelve law school students from the six law schools that make up the HBCULSC in its inaugural cohort, selected from a large, competitive applicant pool. 

These scholarships will be open to high school students from grades 9 to 12 and to college students in need of financial assistance. The scholarship is for educational summer programs and for any post-secondary education.  


To apply, students must complete the application and submit required documents before the deadline on June 25th at 6 p.m. EST. Applications received after this date will not be considered.