A $5,000 COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP MAKES IT 8 PERCENT MORE LIKELY THAT AN AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDENT WILL GRADUATE

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NSBE will work with you to personalize your very own scholarship package to meet your needs.

  • The sponsoring organization may determine the scholarship eligibility criteria, such as GPA, major, region, classification, attendance at a particular college, etc.
  • The sponsoring organization may review the applications and choose the recipient.
  • The sponsoring organization may require the scholarship recipients to serve in an internship.
  • The sponsoring organization may determine the dollar amount and quantity of the scholarship(s).

Minimum scholarship donation is $5,000. A 10% admin fee is added to the cost for ALL who purchase a scholarship.

                                           Cycle 1                                                                                                               Cycle 2

Applications open in early September and close early January Applications open in early April and close June 30 (NSBE Jr. Summer Bridge Scholarship closes June 20)  
Partners must sponsor a scholarship by August 1 Partners must sponsor a scholarship by March 1  
Scholarship review and selection begin in early January Scholarship review and selection begin in early July  
NSBE notifies members of selection in mid-winter NSBE notifies members of selection in early July  
Recipients receive scholarship funds in spring Recipients receive scholarship funds in late summer  
Recipients are recognized on stage at the next NSBE Annual Convention, in late March Recipients are recognized on stage at the next NSBE Annual Convention, in late March  

NSBE Markets Scholarships Through the Following: 
- E-mails to all members 
- Social media posts 
- NSBE website
- MyNSBE
- NSBE publications
- Fall Regional Conferences and National Convention
 
NSBE Does:
- Create the application based on a company's eligibility requirements and post it our our scholarship website for students to apply.
- Send the company the applications in an excel spreadsheet to select the winners or if the company prefers, NSBE will select the winners
- Communicate to the winners and non-winners
- Provide the winners' resumes to the company  
 
NSBE Does Not:
- Only market one company's scholarship to a target audience
- Verify citizenship status outside of what a student provided on their member profile
- Customize queries to find students who qualify for a particular scholarship
- Review and edit student answers or coach them on completing an application
 
For more information, please contact us at scholarships@nsbe.org
 
To apply, sponsors must complete the NSBE Scholarship Criteria Form for the spring cycle by March 1 and the fall cycle by Nov. 1. Contact NSBE Corporate Relations to purchase a scholarship today.