Alvaro L. Martins Scholarship Program

$8,000

March 08, 2020

Awards Available: 18

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Alvaro L. Martins scholarship is open to high achieving undergraduate black male students attending one of the nation's top Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). The top ten scholarship awardees will receive a one-time scholarship in the amount of $8,000 each and $5,000 each for eight additional scholars. Essay Topic: "As a founding member of The ELC, Alvaro L. Martins and other black executives banded together to create a community for black business leaders. They sought to create a safe space that allowed for the sharing of best business practices and ideas while serving as a collective body to address issues plaguing the development and sustainability of the black business community and educational system. They demonstrated what can happen when purpose and passion collide. The results of their efforts are still evident today, 30 years later, through the many initiatives of The ELC. As you prepare for the future, how has your passion and/or purpose influenced the career path you have chosen to pursue? What steps are you taking to fulfill that dream?" Must be 500-800 words and applicants must submit a 3 to 5-minute video answering two questions, which can be found at the provider's website. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 1301 K St NW
  • Suite 210 W
  • Washington, DC 20005
  • scholarships@elcinfo.com

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