If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award up to
$10,000. Up to ten awards will be granted each year. Awards will
not exceed the total costs of tuition, fees, books, and supplies.
Awards are not renewable, however students may reapply to the
program each year eligibility requirements are met. Awards are for
undergraduate study only.
The application will open in mid-August of 2013 and will be due by
the end of November 2013.
Be entering your junior or senior year of college in fall 2011. Be
a member of a racial or ethnic minority. Be enrolled full-time in a
four-year accredited college or university in the United States for
the entire upcoming academic year. Be pursuing studies in business,
finance, economics or accounting. Have a minimum cumulative grade
point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Be a U.S. citizen or lawful
permanent resident of the United States.
Fill out a printable application form and send in transcript,
resume, and a Recommender Assessment Form.
The program’s goal is to remove financial barriers for students who
demonstrate academic excellence and leadership potential.
Recipients will be required to report other awards granted and
supply their school’s financial aid award letters. Scholarship
checks are sent directly to your home address, made payable to the
school on your behalf. Your scholarship can be used for tuition,
fees, books, and supplies.
For more information visit the Vanguard
Minority Scholarship Program.