National Hook-Up of Black Women Scholarship

Who Is Eligible:

The National Hook-Up of Black Women (NHBW), Inc. was conceived by fourteen spirited women who recognized a need to establish a communication network between women’s organizations and individuals to support the Congressional Black Caucus Legislative efforts and to provide a national forum to articulate the needs and concerns of Black women and families.


The Dr. Arnita Young Boswell Scholarship is awarded to African American freshmen, sophomore, junior, or senior students enrolled in an accredited college or university. The eligibility requirements are outlined in the current annual application. A minimum of $1,000 will be granted per award.

The Dr. Wynetta A. Frazier “Sister to Sister” Scholarship is awarded to mature African American women (at least thirty years of age and older) who are returning to college without the support of a spouse. These candidates may have dropped out of college to seek employment or care for their children. Two $500 awards will be made annually.


Deadline: 04/13/2018
Amount: $1,000.00
How to apply:

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