Several scholarship opportunities for African Americans are often overlooked. As a result, a great deal of the money is being returned because of a lack of interest. Here are scholarships that are available.

Bell Labs Fellowships for under represented minorities

Student Inventors Scholarships

Student Video Scholarships

Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships

Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships

Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships

Brand Essay Competition

Gates Millennium Scholarships (major)

Xerox Scholarships for Students

Sports Scholarships and Internships

National Association of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ)

Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary)

Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund

FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships

Presidential Freedom Scholarships

Microsoft Scholarship Program

WiredScholar Free

Hope Scholarships and Lifetime Credits

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students

Multiple List of Minority Scholarships

Guaranteed Scholarships

BOEING scholarships (some HBCU connects)

Easley National Scholarship Program

Maryland Artists Scholarships

Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA students in South Florida)

Historically Black College and University Scholarships

Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students

International Students Scholarships and Aid Help

College Board Scholarship Search

Burger King Scholarship Program

Siemens Westinghouse Competition


GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds

CollegeNet’s Scholarship Database

Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid


Federal Scholarships and Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel

Scholarship and Financial Aid Help

Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group)

FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form and Info)

Aid and Resources For Re-Entry Students

Scholarships and Fellowships

Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies

HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world)

Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities

INROADS internships


ACT-SO bEURoeOlympics of the Mind

Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships

ScienceNet Scholarship Listing

Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide

Rhodes Scholarships at Oxford

The Roothbert Scholarship Fund