Black Heritage Council Scholarship

Award Amount: $500, non-renewable

Deadline: Applications must be received by the Black Heritage Council by January 31 annually.

Requirements: Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program at the Fischler School of Education; demonstrate financial need (complete financial aid process); have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; complete a 3-5 page essay detailing the applicant’s contributions to individuals and/or communities of Black heritage; submit application and a letter of recommendation from a teacher or supervisor.

Scholarship Application PDF

Additional Information:

Contact: Dr. Delores Smiley
Phone: (800) 986-3223 ext. 28443 or (954) 262-8443

Giving to the Black Heritage Council Scholarship Fund has never been easier. Simply go to the NSU donation page and either fill out the online form or fill out the form and fax it. Remember to indicate that it is for the Fischler School of Education on the Gift Area line, then select Other on the Gift Designation line, and type Black Heritage Council Scholarship Fund in the text field.