Riding Forward Scholarship

$5,000

February 25, 2020

Awards Available: 30

  • Scholarship Description
  • The Black History Month Campaign, "Black History is Our History" begins in January and celebrate the contributions of African-Americans, who move us forward today. For more information, or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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Keithen G  on 1/23/2020 10:30:26 PM

I needed to apply for the scholarship so that I can pay for tuition. I am currently homeless, but living in a transitional housing facility and enrolled in school with a 4.0 GPA. It will relieve a lot of financial pressure.

gabriel h  on 1/22/2020 12:09:40 PM

I'm applying for this scholarship so that I can pay for my bed and room, books and the other necessities I need.

Arlisa H  on 1/22/2020 10:43:21 AM

I am applying for this scholarship because I am a single Mom with two children. While I do receive financial aide there's a class I am required to take before I can even apply to the nursing program that financial aide will not cover. This scholarship will help me pay for that class so I can proceed with my schooling in a timely manner to be able to provide a better life for my kids. Thank You

Robyn L  on 1/22/2020 10:09:24 AM

I am applying for this scholarship because my family doesn't have enough money to put me through college without being in debt. I wouldn't like to put such a burden on my mom who adopted 9 kids including me. I just want the best education without getting too deep in debt.

Andrew C  on 1/21/2020 9:54:33 PM

I am applying for this scholarship because I will be a student athlete and won't be able to work a job while attending school. I could use the money to help pay for college so I will not have such a large student debt when I graduate. Thank you!

Clarissa B  on 1/21/2020 4:10:43 PM

I would love to be considered for this scholarship because I don't qualify for financial aid and with out this money I won't be able to apply for the classes I need. I know that this money will cover some of my schooling and would greatly appreciate it.

Jaena S  on 1/20/2020 1:51:14 PM

I’m applying for this scholarship because the school I want to attend isn’t giving me much money and without money I won’t be able to attend

Trenton Monday  on 1/18/2020 8:30:45 AM

Im in need of scholarships because I don't have any money and I don't qualify for Finical aid so that's why i'm trying to gather as much scholarships as I can. Thanks

Hanna H  on 1/16/2020 2:01:32 PM

I am applying for this scholarship because I am in great need of financial support because I am dependent on scholarships to pay for school.

Shalewa O  on 1/14/2020 11:42:54 AM

I am in need of this scholarship because i have no fiancial aid(FAFSA), im an undocumented student in need of money and im trying so hard to get as much money i can gather for college. thanks.

jayla l  on 1/14/2020 7:35:55 AM

yes .i am applying for this scholarship because i feel like there are a lot of african american people that has inspire me and i'm proud to be a african american because i want use to keep in proven and get a step ahead in life

Damoni S  on 1/7/2020 9:04:29 PM

Yes. I am applying for this scholarship because I am in need of financial assistance.

anthony r  on 2/25/2016 10:35:07 AM

im going to get an car while im am at bethuene cookman university

Jessica H  on 2/9/2016 3:37:36 PM

EXCITED about this scholarship! I have several African Americans I respect and admire and have given me inspiration that come to mind immediately but I realize I am going to have to narrow to just one. My dad just signed me up to bank with Regions here in TN and they are the nicest people I have ever met. Looking forward to writing an essay for you! Jessica Herrell

sanyerys d  on 1/26/2016 11:18:08 PM

I cannot apply only because I'm not resident of none of the required states ..

Karlinton S  on 1/25/2016 12:45:11 AM

Yes. I am applying for this scholarship because I am in financial difficulties and need to buy book and daily expenses including lunch.

Leigh M  on 1/23/2016 7:01:36 PM

In my profile I am white

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