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This award is available for U.S. Colorado students who are high school seniors or high school graduates that have graduated not more than three years prior to application and have not or are not attending college. Students must be a member of the African American race. An applicant with mixed racial and ethnic backgrounds must demonstrate his/her racial identity to be predominantly African American.
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- Awarded by:
- Sachs Foundation
The amount of each award varies. In previous years, the average amount was $5,000 annually. Awards are renewable for four years if the recipient maintains a grade point average of 2.5 or higher per term; has no grades of failure, incomplete, or unsatisfactory; and enrolls full time (12 credit hours or more) every semester.
- 35 awards offered annually.
Applications will be available online from the Sachs Foundation website from Jan. 1 to March 15. Students may also obtain an application from a high school guidance counselor, or may request one in w... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.