Scholarship Name:

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (“CBCF”) Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship

Scholarship Description: Scholarship offered through the CBCF to African-American students.
Award Amount: $3,000.00
Number of Scholarships: At least one (1) award
Application Required: Yes
Official Transcript Required: Yes
References and Letter of Recommendations Required: Two (2) letters of recommendation
Interview Required: No
Original Essay Required: Yes
Additional Requirements and Information:

1) Min. 2.5 GPA;  2)  Must be a constituent in a Congressional Black Caucus member’s district;  3) Must be enrolled/enrolling in an accredited U.S. college or university;  4) Must be pursuing/plan to purse a major in the Visual Arts including, but not limited to, Architecture, Ceramics, Drawing, Fashion, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design, Painting, Photography, Sketching, Video Production and other decorative arts;  5) FAFSA required;  6) FAFSA SAR required;  7) Demonstrated participation in extracurricular and community service required;  8) Resume required;  9) Five (5) original pieces of artwork OR a video submission (2 mins. or less) required;  10) Personal statement required;  11) Photograph required;  12) College or university acceptance letter (High school applicants).

Location: Nationwide (US)
Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply): Online application, Must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident, Must be enrolled as a full-time student
Additional Applicant Requirements: May be a graduating high school senior or current undergraduate student
Category (Select all that apply): GPA, Need-based, Merit-based, Community Service, Extracurricular Activities, Major/Field of Study
Web Site:
Point of Contact:

 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.
1720 Massachusetts Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036
Telephone: (202) 263-2800

Deadline:   March 31, 2019 (receipt date)

Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).