American Airlines HBCU Completion Scholarship Program

American Airlines HBCU scholarship recipients

American Airlines and The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) are proposing urgent financial assistance by way of need-based scholarships to college seniors graduating May 2020 at one of the publicly-supported Historically Black Colleges, Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs) and Universities (HBCUs) within TMCF’s 47 member-school network. Applicants are required to be in good academic standing and at risk of not graduating as a result of outstanding financial obligations.
Three applicants will be chosen to receive a scholarship for the academic school year (scholarships will only be applied to provable costs associated with average tuition and customary fees).

To be qualifiedApplicants are required to be enrolled full-time as a senior at a TMCF's member-school during the 2019-2020 academic school year, be a validated graduating senior in May of the current year and have a present-day cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, must be skilled in exhibiting leadership abilities, be able to show a financial need, and must be a legal permanent resident or U.S. Citizen.

Applicants must also provide a copy of their 2019-2020 FAFSA Student Aid Report, and must supply an (official or unofficial) transcript from your most recent completed academic term including Fall 2019 grades and cumulative GPA.

Applicants must also upload a current resume highlighting abilities in community service and leadership and reply to three essay questions with a maximum of 500 words per question.

The award amount is $2,250, and the deadline is usually in APRIL.

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