Annie and Oscar Blackwell Scholarship

To provide educational resources to African-American females to pursue higher educational opportunities.

Scholarship Deadline - February 1st This scholarship has a deadline of February 1st at 5pm. Deadline: February 1st 01 Learn How to Register & Apply


Taking into consideration the background and criteria of this scholarship, why are you the best candidate to receive it? You may want to discuss your past academic or personal achievements, leadership skills, community and school involvement, or obstacles you've overcome.


Applicants must:

- Be an African-American female
- Be a graduating high school senior from the Rockford Public School District #205

Financial need and academic merit will be considered.

This scholarship is advised by the Pi Gamma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. For more information about the programs, efforts and achievements of Alpha Kappa Alpha women, please visit their national website at