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The Luther and Mary Ida Vandross Scholarship

$6,000

June 12, 2021

Awards Available: 20

  • Scholarship Description
  • The Luther and Mary Ida Vandross Fund was established to honor the memory of Luther Vandross and his devoted mother Mary Ida. Scholarships from this fund will be awarded to assist students in their pursuit to graduate from a historically black college or university (HBCU). Applicants must be third, fourth or fifth-year college students leading to an undergraduate degree; be enrolled at an HBCU; demonstrate financial need; have a 2.5 GPA; and, be a resident of Pennsylvania, Delaware, or Southern New Jersey. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 1835 Market Street
  • Suite 2410
  • Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • scholarships@philafound.org
  • tel: 215-563-6417
  • fax: 215-563-6882
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