The Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship

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April 6, 2023

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Updated: September 6th, 2022

Scholarship Mission

To help transform the promise of racial equality into a social, economic, and political reality by supporting talented undergraduate students with financial need to stay in school and successfully complete their bachelor’s degree.

Qualification Requirements

Applicants must be African American students entering a four-year college as full-time students for the first time; must be U.S. citizens; be of excellent character with recommendations from teachers, community representatives or employers; and have an exceptional leadership potential with an ability to work well in diverse settings.

How Winners are Selected

Selection will be based on candidate with an outstanding potential as evidenced by high school academic records, test scores and personal essays.

Organization Information:



NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
40 Rector St., 5th Fl.
New York, NY 10006

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