The NAACP is an equal opportunity agency, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religious affiliation or any other bias classification.

Scholarship Application Instructions

Application must typed and be postmarked on or before February 13th 2016.
Please read the following information before completing our application and follow all instructions

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant must:

    • Be a graduating senior from a Flint or Genesee County high school.
    • Be a United States citizen that resides in Genesee County.
    • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 (C+) or better.
    • Must be accepted or anticipate being accepted in an accredited college/university or trade school.

*NAACP membership and participation is highly desirable

Required and Supplemental Materials

Please submit the following with your completed, typed, or printed application:

        • Three (3) letters of recommendation (relatives are not permitted)
          • One (1) Academic reference
          • One (1) Personal character reference
          • One (1) Community service reference – Advisor/Coordinator
        • Current official high school transcript (sealed envelope only)
        • Copy of application for admission or letter of acceptance from college/university
        • Essay (see last page for instructions)
        • Copy of NAACP membership card or receipt of membership if available
        • Copy of ACT and/or SAT Score Report (unofficial copy is permissible)
        • Current Resume (Include: Academic Honors, Extracurricular Activities, Leadership, and Community Service)