This post was last updated on August 23rd, 2016 at 07:40 pm

Deadline: Various, check website for details.

Eligibility: TMCF provides scholarships to eligible students attending public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs). The awards are merit based. Applicants, however, must have a financial need to qualify and meet the following criteria:

  • Attend one of the 47 TMCF-member schools.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident with a valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I551.
  • Apply for financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Be recommended by a faculty or staff member of their current school.
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities and service experience.

Award: Average awards are $2,200 per student per semester and restricted for payment of tuition, on-campus room and board, books and fees. Recipients must reapply annually for renewal.

Contact: Application available at website,