National NAACP Scholarships

  • Scholarship Intent: Each year, the NAACP provides scholarships to outstanding students.
  • Criteria:
    1) The NAACP offers different scholarships each year. Contact or visit organization website for specific scholarships and varying eligibility criteria (major, membership to NAACP, age, etc.)
    2) Must be currently enrolled or accepted to an accredited college or university in the US.
    3) Must demonstrate financial need based on federal poverty guidelines.
    4) Members of the National NAACP Board of Directors, SCF Trustees, National Youth Work Committee, the NAACP Scholarship Selection Committee, employees and their spouses or families are not eligible to apply for or receive this scholarship.
  • Major: Multiple: Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics,
  • Class Level: HS Seniors; Undergrad: Any; Grad: Any
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: HALF-TIME
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: US Citizen
  • GPA: HS GPA: 2.5; Undergrad GPA: 2.5; Grad GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: POISE Foundation
  • Contact Person title:
  • Street Address: POISE Foundation Two Gateway Center, Suite 1700 603 Stanwix Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
  • Phone Number: (412)281-4967
  • Extension:
  • Number of Awards: Varies
    Contact organization regarding deadline dates.