Annie and Oscar Blackwell Scholarship Fund

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

Scholoarship deadline: February 1 Learn How to Register & Apply Unless otherwise noted, scholarships have a deadline of February 1 at 5pm. Deadline: February 1 01

Essay

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.

Criteria

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 www.aka1908.org.