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Up to $60,000 ELC Scholarship for Black College and Graduate Students Due 2/15

January 16, 2023

Background: The mission of The Executive Leadership Council (ELC) Scholarship Program is to build a pipeline of Black corporate talent by supporting the academic achievement and development of Black undergraduate and graduate students. Scholarships are awarded to students who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership skills, and a commitment to community service.

There are 16 different scholarships offered by ELC, each which share the same deadline and application process. Scholarship amounts range from $16,000 to $60,000. You can find the full list of ELC Scholarships by clicking on the “Undergraduate” or “Graduate” tabs here.

Eligibility: Each scholarship program has unique eligibility requirements that candidates must meet for consideration. To meet the general eligibility criteria for an ELC scholarship candidates must:

• Be a U.S. citizen
• Identify as Black, African American, Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Latinx, or other African descent
• Be enrolled in a U.S. accredited college or university
• Demonstrate financial need
• Students who are currently enrolled in a community college or junior college and have been accepted to an accredited four-year college are eligible to apply for undergraduate scholarships

How to Apply: Students can apply here by the February 15th deadline. Required materials include essay responses, an unofficial transcript, a recommendation form, your financial aid award letter, and your resume.

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