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Whitney M. Young, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

New York Urban League

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for residents of New York City who are African-American, Latino, or Native American. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be current high school graduates or GED recipients who are accepted as full-time, first-term matriculating freshmen at an accredited college or university in pursuit of a bachelor's or associate's degree at the time the award is presented. Applicants must demonstrate strong potential for academic achievement and be of excellent character and proven leadership ability with a demonstrated commitment to community service and extracurricular activities. Applicants' transcript must show a cumulative average of at least 80, or an average GED score of 3000.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

Contact Information



Deadline: Apr 4
Award Range: $1,500 - $3,500


GPA: Is this you?
  • 2.5
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • New York
Location: Is this you?
  • New York City
Ethnicity: Is this you?
  • African American
  • American Indian or Native Alaskan
  • Hispanic/Latino

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