Scholarships

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The Alpha Phi Alpha Foundation of Howard County, Inc. provides support and funding to the education programs of Howard County’s Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. We offer scholarships to deserving students in the county.

 

Educational Success Grants

Educational Success Grants are awarded to Alpha Achievers for earning passing scores on Advanced Placement exams. Awards for passing scores on Advanced Placement Exams will be given after the student receives their exam scores from AP Services at the conclusion of the academic year. 
The Educational Success Grant applications are available starting May 7, 2022. 

 

Alpha Foundation Scholarships

This college scholarship program is designed to encourage academic achievement and support financial need among Howard County Public School African American High School students. Since 1975, the AFHC in cooperation with Kappa Phi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. have awarded over $350,000 in scholarships.

Alpha Phi Alpha Foundation, Inc. is committed to closing the opportunity gap for African American students.
The Alpha Foundation of Howard County, Inc. scholarship applications are available starting January 29, 2022.

 

Other Financial Aid Opportunities

Financial aid is many times the difference between getting a college education or not. Here is a list of 50 financial aid programs available to you.

  1. BELL LABS FELLOWSHIPS FOR UNDER REPRESENTED MINORITIES http://www.belllabs.com/fellowships/CRFP/info.html

  2. Student Inventors Scholarships http://www.invent.org/collegiate http://www.invent.org/collegiate/

  3. Student Video Scholarships http://www.christophers.org/vidcon2k.html

  4. Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships http://www.cocacolascholars.org/programs.html

  5. Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships http://holocaust.hklaw.com/

  6. Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships http:/ /www.aynrand.org/contests/

  7. Brand Essay Competition http://www.instituteforbrandleaders hip.org/IBLEssayContest2002Rules.htm

  8. Gates Millennium Scholarships (major)
    http://www.gmsp.org/nominationmaterials/read.dbm?ID=12

  9. Xerox Scholarships for Students
    http://www2.xerox.com/go/xrx/about_xerox/about_xerox_detail.jsp

  10. Sports Scholarships and Internships http://www.ncaa.org/about/scholarships.html

  11. National Assoc. of Black Journalists Scholarships (NABJ) http://www.nabj.org/html/st udentsvcs.html

  12. Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary)
    http://www.aphis.usda.gov/mb/mrphr/jobs/stw.html

  13. Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org/sk_v6.cfm

  14. FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships) http://www.finaid.org/

  15. Presidential Freedom Scholarships http://www.nationalservice.org/scholarships/

  16. Microsoft Scholarship Program http://www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships/minority.asp

  17. Wired Scholar Free Scholarship Search
    http://www.wiredscholar.com/paying/scholarship_search/pay_scholarship _searc h.jsp

  18. Hope Scholarships &Lifetime Credits http://www.ed.gov/inits/hope/

  19. 19) William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students http://www.apsanet.org/PS/grants/aspen3.cfm

  20. Multiple List of Minority Scholarships http://gehon.ir.mia mi.edu/financialassistance/Scholarship/black.html

  21. Guaranteed Scholarships http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/

  22. BOEING scholarships (some HBCU connects)
    http://www.boeing.com/companyoffices/educatio nrelations/scholarships

  23. Easley National Scholarship Program http://www.naas.org/senior.htm

  24. Maryland Artists Scholarships http://www.maef.org/

  25. Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA students in South Florida ) http://www.jac kituckfield.org/

  26. Historically Black College & University Scholarships http://www.iesabroad.org/info/hbcu.htm

  27. Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students
    http://www.beanactuary.org/minority/scholarships.htm

  28. International Students Scholarships &Aid Help http://www.iefa.org/

  29. College Board Scholarship Search http://cbweb10p.coll! egeboar d.org/fundfinder/html/fundfind01.html

  30. Burger King Scholarship Pro gram http://www.bkscholars.csfa.org/

  31. Siemens Westinghouse Competition http://www.siemens-foundationorg/

  32. GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds http://www.lulac.org/Programs/Scholar.html 34) CollegeNet ‘ s Scholarship Database http://mach25.collegenet.com/cgi-bin/M25/index 35) Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid http://www.aflcioorg/scholarships/scholar.htm

  33. Federal Scholarships & Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel http://www.blackexcel.org/25scholarships.htm

  34. Scholarship &Financial Aid Help http://www.blackexcel.org/fin-sch.htm

  35. Scholarship Links (Ed Finance Group) http://www.efg.net/link_scholarship.htm

  36. FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form &Info) http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

  37. Aid &Resources For Re-Entry Students http://www.back2college.com/

  38. 41) Scholarships and Fellowships http://www.osc.cuny.edu/sep/links.html

  39. Scholarships for Study in Paralegal Studies
    http://www.paralegals.org/Choice/2000west.htm

  40. HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world) http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/packard_nomination.html

  41. Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities http://ccmi.uchicago.edu/schl1.html

  42. INROADS internships http://www.inroads.org/

  43. ACT-SO bEURoeOlympics of the Mind ‘A Scholarships
    ‘ttp://www.naacp.org/work/actso/act-so.shtml

  44. Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships
    ‘ttp://www.baeo.org/options/privatelyfinanced.jsp

  45. ScienceNet Scholarship Listing
    ‘ttp://www.sciencenet.emory..edu/undergrad/scholarships.html

  46. Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide
    ‘ttp://cuinfo.cornell.edu/Student/GRFN/list.phtml?category=MINORITIES

  47. RHODES SCHOLARSHIPS AT OXFORD http://www.rhodesscholar.org/info.html

  48. The Roothbert Scholarship Fund http://www.roothbertfund.org