Ron Brown Scholar Program

  • Scholarship Intent: To identify and award African-American high school seniors who will make significant contributions to society.
  • Criteria:
    1) Current college students are not eligible to apply.
    2) Permanent residents must hold a a permanent resident visa card.
    3) Awards based on academic excellence, exceptional leadership potential, community service activities and demonstrated financial need.
    4) Must be black/African American
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: HS Seniors; Undergrad: N/A; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Entering
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: US Citizen/Perm Res
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Ron Brown Scholar Program
  • Contact Person title:
  • Street Address: 1160 Pepsi Place, Suite 206 Charlottesville, Virginia 22901
  • Phone Number: (434) 964-1588
  • Extension:
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: Varies

$10,000 annually for 4 years