McDonald's USA + Roland S. Martin HBCU Scholarship
February 28, 2023
- Scholarship Description
McDonald’s USA and Roland S. Martin, a lifetime member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., are awarding scholarships to rising juniors and seniors attending Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs). The effort, in honor of the fraternity’s 115 years of scholarship and Black excellence, is to help address the often-insurmountable financial challenges faced by HBCU students attempting to fund a four-year college education.
Applications are now available on the Thurgood Marshall College Fund website. Award winners will be announced prior to the start of the coming fall semester. Students interested in applying must be 18 years or older, be enrolled as a junior or senior at a TMCF member institution and private HBCUs in the fall semester of the year the scholarship is awarded, have a cumulative grade point average of 2.7 or higher, submit a brief essay on how they demonstrate Black excellence and leadership within their campus community and be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident with a valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.