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Roy Wilkins Scholarship

Sponsored by: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

Applicant must be an entering college freshman with at least a 2.5 (C+) GPA. Applicant must be a citizen of the United States and seeking enrollment in an accredited college in the United States. Undergraduate applicants must be full-time students and NAACP membership is highly desirable. The Roy Wilkins Scholarship is not renewable. Please refer to the NAACP National website or call the NAACP National Education Department at 410 580-5760 for more information.


Application Deadline March 31
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $1,000
Average $1,000
Min $1,000

Contact Information

Education Department
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
4805 Mount Hope Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215-3297 United States

Phone: (410) 580-5760
Fax: (410) 585-1329

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