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. Students must apply annually.
The Education Committee plans and implements educational programs and activities sponsored by the organization. This Committee enhances the professional development of chapter members through planned activities or workshops on various topics. It maintains communication with scholarship recipients to determine their current educational status, progress, and academic accomplishments. It offers mentorship and advisement to current scholarship recipients to strengthen and/or enhance their educational achievements. It is our desire that scholarship recipients, upon graduation and after gaining full-time employment, will join NHBW and continue the legacy of helping other youths to achieve.