Scholarship awards are determined annually and award amounts will vary. Ten to Twenty (10-20) scholarships will be awarded. Award amounts will generally range from $500-$6,000 per year. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, must be enrolled in a 4-year Historically Black College or University (HBCU) in their 3rd, 4th or 5th year of study leading to an undergraduate degree and must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 out of 4.
At the Philadelphia Foundation, we believe that connecting ambitious students with needed financial support is one of the most meaningful ways to positively impact the next generation. And our donors do, too. Our scholarship funds were established by generous individuals, families, businesses and organizations to ensure that local students have the opportunity to pursue their educational dreams. Learn about the more than 200 annual scholarships offered through the Philadelphia Foundation.