Scholarship Program

CLBC California Scholars 2016

Financial Assistance Scholarship

APPLICATIONS FOR THE SCHOLARS PROGRAM 2017 WILL BE AVAILBLE FROM MARCH 1, 2017

For more than seven years, the California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) California Scholars program has proudly recognized and rewarded the educational excellence and personal achievement of California college-bound high school seniors and accomplished post-secondary students enrolled in colleges and universities.

The CLBC California Scholars program awards financial assistance scholarships to a select group of deserving students. College costs can be a roadblock to educational opportunities for students striving to complete their college education.

The financial scholarship assistance provided by the CLBC California Scholars program helps qualified students pay for a portion of their college costs.

California Legislative Black Caucus Scholarship Recipients 2016

 

Who May Apply?

  • CLBC Scholar Financial Assistance Scholarship candidates must be full-time students in good academic standing.
  • Freshman college students with a minimum of 12-units at an accredited college or university are eligible to apply for financial assistance scholarships through the CLBC California Scholars program.
  • Graduating high school seniors possessing written proof-of-acceptance to an accredited private or state 4- year college or private or state university are eligible to apply for CLBC California Scholars financial assistance scholarships for their freshman year of college.
  • All candidates for a CLBC California Scholars financial assistance scholarship must document that they have attained a minimum 2.5 grade point average (GPA) to demonstrate their individual educational achievement and denote their commitment to excellence in education.