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Deadline: March 15, 2017


  • African-American graduating senior residing in New Castle County.
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • Attending a historically black college or university.
  • Community and church service are considered.
  • Personal recommendation is required.

Award: Minimum $1,000, depending on GPA and materials submitted. Awardees may reapply. At the discretion of the board of directors at the Delaware Community Foundation.

Essay: “How a college education will help him/her make an impact on the community and affect his/her life.”

Contact: Application available at
Dianne Michael
P.O. Box 7593
Wilmington, DE 19803-7593