> The Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship
The Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship
April 01, 2023
- Scholarship Description
The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund Herbert Lehman Program's mission is to help transform the promise of racial equality into a social, economic, and political reality for all people by supporting talented undergraduate students who need financial help to stay in school and successfully complete their bachelor's degree. Applicants must be graduating seniors who are African-American. They must also be first-year students in an accredited four-year college; or students transferring to an accredited four-year college.
Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a combined family income of $65,000 or less, as well as a record of academic achievement and a commitment to public service. Included with the application must be a letter of acceptance from the college you will attend, two letters of recommendation, resume, copy of transcripts, personal statement, essay, and a copy of SAT/ACT test scores. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.