AB HBCU $5000 Scholars Program

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AB HBCU $5000 Scholars Program

AllianceBernstein has set up the AB HBCU Scholars Program to help understudies who intend to proceed with their schooling in school at explicit historically black colleges and universities(HBCUs). This program is controlled by Scholarship America. Candidates to enter the AB HBCU Scholars Program should meet the accompanying models as a whole. He must self identifies himself as Black or African American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian or Alaska Native, have a base grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, be a current undergraduate sophomore going to one of the accompanying HBCUs: Alabama, A&M University, Fisk University, Hampton University, Tennessee State University.

To be eligible for the scholarship, the understudy must be seeking an undergraduate degree in one of the accompanying fields: Accounting, Business Administration, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Economics, Engineering (Electrical, Computer, Mechanical), Finance, Liberal Arts (i.e. but not limited to Psychology, History, Philosophy, Arts & Humanities, etc.), Management, Marketing, Maths, Supply Chain. If chosen as a beneficiary, the understudy will get a financial award worth $5,000 along with a paid internship opportunity. Up to twenty (20) grants will be allowed. Grants are for undergraduate students only.

Brief Description

Below we have a brief description of the following scholarship:

Education LevelCollege student
Access ModeOnline
Number Of Awards20
Application DeadlineDecember 15, 2021
Application FeesNot required

Who is Eligible?

The eligibility criteria for the following scholarship is as follows:

  • Self-identify as Black or African American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian or Alaska Native
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent)
  • Be a current undergraduate sophomore attending one of the following HBCUs:
    • Alabama A&M University
    • Fisk University
    • Hampton University
    • Tennessee State University
  • Be pursuing a bachelor’s degree in one of the following fields:
    • Accounting
    • Business Administration
    • Computer Science
    • Cybersecurity
    • Economics
    • Engineering (Electrical, Computer, Mechanical)
    • Finance
    • Liberal Arts (i.e. but not limited to Psychology, History, Philosophy, Arts & Humanities, etc.)
    • Management
    • Marketing
    • Math
    • Supply Chain
  • Continue to be enrolled full-time for the entire upcoming academic year at an eligible HBCU and pursue a bachelor’s degree in an eligible field
  • Be eligible to work in the US and not require sponsorship now or in the future
  • Employees of AllianceBernstein and their relatives* are not eligible.

How to Apply?

All eligible candidates can apply for this scholarship by visiting the official site of scholarship America and completing the login and application procedure as prescribed. The application must be completed and submitted along with all the concerned materials.

Supporting Documents

Following are the documents that need to be attached with your application form:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades.
  • One online recommendation form


The selected beneficiaries of the following grant will receive the following benefits:

  • A $5,000 award.
  • Paid internship housing.

Application Deadline

The scholarship application period for the following grant will close on December 15, 2021.

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