Ron Brown Scholar Program

The Ron Brown Scholar Program seeks to identify African-American high school seniors who will make significant contributions to society. Applicants must excel academically, exhibit exceptional leadership potential, participate in community service activities and demonstrate financial need. The applicant must be a U.S. citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card. Current college students are not eligible to apply.


Applicants are required to submit an application, two essays, two letters of recommendation, a high school transcript and a listing of honors and activities.

Applications can be printed from our website or obtained by writing to the Ron Brown Scholar Program office.

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