In a joint effort to support students’ academic and professional dreams, Sallie Mae and The Sallie Mae Fund have partnered with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) to provide substantial scholarships to deserving students. Their mission is not only to alleviate the financial burdens of education but also to instill confidence in students as they embark on their academic and career paths.
Why Choose The Sallie Mae Fund and TMCF Scholarship?
- Strategic Financial Support: A $2,500 gap scholarship to help cover tuition and other academic expenses.
- Community and Career Focused: An initiative that recognizes the importance of college, careers, and contribution to the community.
- Nationwide Impact: A commitment to making a difference both nationally and within local communities through education.
The Sallie Mae Fund and TMCF are offering a life-changing opportunity for 260 students attending accredited post-secondary institutions. This program is specially designed to assist students who are on the brink of discontinuing their education due to financial constraints. With a focus on diverse candidates demonstrating leadership and moral character, this scholarship aims to support the completion of their educational journey.
- Academic Standing: A minimum 2.75 GPA and in good standing with your educational institution.
- Educational Level: Enrolled full-time or part-time in two-year, four-year, or vocational/technical certification programs.
- Completion Date: On track to complete your degree or program.
- Residency: Must be a U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident.
- Diversity: Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
- Leadership and Character: Demonstrated leadership abilities and good moral character.
How to Apply:
Video Statement: Prepare a 2-minute video explaining how your education will benefit you, your family, and your community.
Application Submission: Complete the online application form with the required documentation and video statement.
Seize the Opportunity:
Do not miss your chance to be one of the 260 students who will secure a scholarship for the academic year. Whether you're aiming to complete a two-year degree, a four-year program, or a vocational certificate, this scholarship can help bridge the financial gap.
Interested in learning more about this incredible opportunity? Dive into the details and begin your application process. Remember, investing in your education is a step toward a brighter future for you, your family, and your community.