Carrington-Philbert Black / African American U.S. Undergraduate Scholarship

May 1, 2025
Awards Available: Varies

Scholarship Description

The Carrington-Philbert Scholarship program is designed to support Black/African American students entering U.S. colleges or universities as freshmen. This program offers a $2500 one-time scholarship to assist with educational expenses. It is an opportunity for students to gain financial support as they embark on their higher education journey, emphasizing the importance of academic pursuit and personal drive.

Scholarship Details

  • A one-time scholarship of $2500
  • Awarded to entering U.S. College/University Freshmen
  • Payment made directly to the recipient's school in September

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to Black / African American applicants
  • Must plan to attend a two (2)-year community college or four (4)-year college in the U.S.

Application Process

  1. Ensure eligibility as a Black/African American freshman entering a U.S. college
  2. Submit a letter of recommendation along with the application
  3. Include a transcript, photo, and essay on 'What has been your driving force in your pursuit with education?'
  4. Provide proof of enrollment upon winning the scholarship
  5. Applications must be received by May 1st of the current year
  6. For separate submission of transcript or recommendation letter, email them to [email protected] with the applicant's name in the subject

Our mission is to support those in need through gifts and service. As much as others gain from receiving we gain from giving. The smallest gestures can make the biggest impact and we all have the potential to be impactful. The Carrington Peace strives to be a blessing to others through our generosity, and hope to encourage others to do the same. Scholarship Search