Are you a deserving African American high school senior pursuing a college degree? Then here is something perfect for you. The Rockland Negro Scholarship Fund is dedicatedly welcoming candidates to apply for their worthy Rockland Negro Scholarship. Fellows should reside in Rockland County and must be of African American descent to be eligible for this scholarship. Applicants should complete the easy to access application process to be considered for this scholarship.
The Rockland Negro Scholarship Fund is passionate towards helping the students with their educational needs. The Foundation understands that the raised academic costs make it more complicated for students to achieve their academic goals and for supporting these candidates with everything possible the Foundation designs these scholarships. The easy to access process is making it more convenient for the students to apply and compete for the program.
The Rockland Negro Scholarship Fund started in 1965 is since dedicated to helping the students make their education comfortable and easy. The Foundation creates the scholarship, especially for supporting the students of African American ascent passionate about achieving their career goals. The Foundation wants to be part of a successful educational journey of the students through these initiatives.
Students must check the table below for more information about the scholarships:
|Organization||Rockland Negro Scholarship Fund|
|Educational Level||High school senior students|
|Number of Awards||Multiple|
|Nationality||Domestic and International|
|Application Deadline||February 26, 2021|
|Requirement||Application, LoR, Transcript, FAFSA, SAR,|
Who May Be Eligible
Here are the eligibility requirements you need to follow before applying for the scholarship:
- Candidates should be an African American high school senior pursuing a college degree to be eligible.
- Fellows should reside in Rockland County and must be of African American descent to be considered.
How to Apply
All the eligible students should apply for the scholarship by downloading the application form. Go through the list of requirements you need to submit while submitting the application and collect them. Fellows should complete the application well to be considered; no late applications will be accepted. l contents of the application packet should be uploaded and attached to an email sent to RNSFScholarship@gmail.com. And the application and materials should be mailed to P.O. Box 143, Nanuet, NY. 10954 before the deadline.
- FAFSA, 250 words essay describing your future plans, Activities Profile or extra-curricular resume, must be submitted.
- Submit the Student Aid Report (SAR), Proof of citizenship or permanent residency (the U.S. Passport, birth certificate or Permeant resident card), Current photo/headshot is necessary.
- Official Transcript of grades 9 – 12
- Counsellor Confidential Form
- Letter of Recommendation.
Selected students will receive the amount enough to pay the candidates’ educational needs like tuition, books, and other necessary costs. The amount will be paid directly to the college or university where the awardee is attending. This scholarship encourages students to achieve their academic goals and helps them in paying their educational costs.
Applications should be submitted before February 26, 2021. No incomplete or invalid submission done will be entertained by the Foundation.