Scholarships

Finding ways to fund your education

To view and apply for scholarships, you must:

  • Renew your NSBE membership for the year.
  • Have a verified GPA in your membership profile. (For more information on GPA Verification)
  • Complete and update the following fields in your membership profile: education level, major, citizenship status, chapter and region.

If you are unable to access scholarship applications, please review your NSBEconnect profile to ensure the information above is updated. 

Go to GPA/APEx Info

FILTERS

NSBE Jr. Bridge Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 2.5 | Type: College

Amount: $1,000.00

NSBE Region 1: Covid-19 Relief Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 1.0 | Type: College

Amount: $400.00

Chevron Corporate Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.0 | Type: College

Discover Corporate Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.2 | Type: College

Amount: $10,000.00

Eaton Corporate Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.0 | Type: College

Amount: $5,000.00

Emerson Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 2.75 | Type: College

Amount: $5,000.00

GE Foundation Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.0 | Type: College

Amount: $10,000.00

GEI Consultants Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 2.75 | Type: College

Amount: $5,000.00

JBT Tom Giacomini Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.0 | Type: College

Amount: $5,000.00

Journey Hill Family Fund Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 2.5 - 2.99 | Type: College

OnPrem Solution Partners Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.0 | Type: College

Amount: $5,000.00

Lockheed Martin Corporate Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.0 | Type: College

Amount: $5,000.00

Raytheon Technologies Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.0 | Type: College

Amount: $5,000.00

RS&H Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.0 | Type: College

Amount: $5,000.00

Intel NSBE HBCU Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 3.0 | Type: College

Amount: $5,000.00

How to Verify Your GPA

Collegiate Members will self - report their GPA on their profile and chapter advisors will approve it through the Educational Institution Portal in NSBEConnect. Please speak with your chapter advisor if they are not registered for access to the portal and ask them to complete this form. WHQ will no longer accept transcripts and members must work with their advisor to confirm their GPA in the Educational Institution Portal. If your chapter does not have an advisor, please complete this form GPA Collection Form and e-mail it to scholarships@nsbe.org. This form MUST be signed by the Office of Registrar or a University Official.

NSBE Jr. Members will submit their GPA using this GPA Collection Form. A counselor or school registrar MUST sign this form, please email all signed forms to scholarships@nsbe.org.

Forms can be downloaded from: https://connect.nsbe.org/Scholarships/ScholarshipList.aspx

Academic Pyramid of Excellence (APEx)

To become an APEx member, you must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 or higher. GPA's are measured on a 4.0 grading scale.

There are three APEx Levels:

  • APEx Honors: 3.6 - 4.0
  • APEx Torchbearer: 3.2 - 3.5
  • APEx Excel: 3.0- 3.1

Benefits of being an APEx member

  • National Convention and Fall Regional Conference discounts
  • Early admittance onto Career Fair floor during National Convention
  • Grants entrance into special APEx events and receptions
  • Receives APEx Lapel Pin