NAACP Scholarships

Each year we offer need-based and merit scholarships to outstanding and qualified Black students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees as part of our NAACP - Scholars and Professionals: Internships, Ready Youth and Employment (N-SPIRE) program. Through the generosity of our donors, we advance efforts to ensure equity in educational opportunity that prepares students for success in school, work and life. 

Our scholarships range in dollar amount, academic interests, and age. Whether you are a graduating high school senior or early in your professional career, we are pleased to provide financial opportunities and recognition to assist with collegiate and post-educational endeavors. Please be sure to review individual scholarship eligibility requirements and deadlines.

Annual Amount

Various

Additional Selection Criteria

Please go to: https://naacp.org/find-resources/scholarships-awards-internships and click on the scholarship or award you are interested in to check eligibility requirements.

Application Process

Please go to:  https://naacp.org/find-resources/scholarships-awards-internships and click on the scholarship you are interested in.   Click on the application link.

PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE VARIOUS DEADLINES FOR EACH SCHOLARSHIP.

For the application or more information go to:
https://naacp.org/find-resources/scholarships-awards-internships

SCHOLARSHIPS