This award is for U.S. female sophomore and junior students of African descent who are enrolled full time in an English, literature, journalism or related area of study at a Historically Black college or university. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or better and submit a 500-word essay on the topic the power of the written word.
Please note: Although the application deadline for this award has passed, we wanted you to know about this award as a possibility for next year. Often, scholarship providers offer similar scholarships each year. This award is scheduled to be updated within the next few months. Please check back for more information at a later date.
$500 annually, non-renewable. The winner will be invited, along with a guest, to attend the annual awards ceremony. Her work may be featured in the Go On Girl! quarterly newsletter and/or on the website.
Additional information is available online from the Go On Girl! Book Club website. To apply, the applicant must submit a 500-word essay on the power of the written word and two letters of recommendat... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.