First Generation Scholarships

Higher Education | Scholarship Opportunities

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Breanna Coleman Memorial Nursing Scholarships

Any high school senior who will be a first-generation college student pursuing a four-year degree in nursing may apply for this scholarship if they have volunteering and extracurricular involvement.

Link: Breanna Coleman Memorial Nursing Scholarship | Bold.org

Deadline: 1/24/2024

Award Amount: $5,000


Cheryl Twilley Outreach Memorial Scholarship

Any first-generation, low-income undergraduate student who is an underrepresented minority may apply for this scholarship if they have at least a 2.8 GPA and community service experience.

Link: Cheryl Twilley Outreach Memorial Scholarship | Bold.org

Deadline: 2/5/2024

Award Amount: $500


 Boyd J. Cameron Scholarship

Undergraduate students are eligible to apply if they are first generation college students pursuing a career in business and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Link: Boyd J. Cameron Memorial Scholarship | Bold.org

Deadline: 2/15/2024

Award Amount: $1,000


Frantz Barron Scholarship

Any first-generation, low-income, high-achieving, male, high school senior may apply for this scholarship.

Link: Frantz Barron Scholarship | Bold.org

Deadline: 5/1/2024

Award Amount: $1,000


Dr. Christine Lawther First in the Family Scholarship

Any first-generation college student who is pursuing a four-year undergraduate degree may apply for this scholarship.

Link: Dr. Christine Lawther First in the Family Scholarship | Bold.org

Deadline: $2,500

Award Amount: 5/20/2024


FAR Impact Scholarship

Any undergraduate student who is a woman, a first-generation college student, and a historically disadvantaged minority may apply for this scholarship if they’re pursuing a public service field.

Link: FAR Impact Scholarship | Bold.org

Deadline: 4/1/2024

Award Amount: $1,000