Black United Fund Scholarships

The 2015-2016 ACCESS Scholarship Application is now available.

Deadline: January 5, 2015

Students must complete and submit the Common Application and/or other appropriate application materials to their selected universities in order to be eligible for these scholarships.

Steps to Apply:
1. Go to http://bit.ly/2015ACCESS
2. Create individual account
3. Complete scholarship application and upload necessary documents

The following Scholarships are available:

Concordia University/Johnson Scholars Scholarship (One $8,000 award) http://www.cu-portland.edu
• GPA of 2.75 or higher; Score 1000+ on the SAT (Critical Reading + Math) or 22+ on the ACT
• Renewable for up to four years while maintaining a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
• Demonstration of financial need and record of Community Service
• Special consideration to students from North/Northeast Portland
• Students will be required to participate in CU Commitment program and serve as scholarship
Representative
• Attend Concordia University-Portland in 2015-2016 (Deadline for Admission is January 13)

Lewis & Clark College* (Five awards from $10,000 to full unmet need) http://www.lclark.edu
• GPA of 3.50 or higher; Successful application to Lewis & Clark College via the Portfolio Path option or score at least 1200 on the SAT (Critical Reading + Math) or 24 on the ACT.
• Renewable for up to four years while maintaining a GPA of 2.8 or higher.
• Demonstrate financial need
• Attend Lewis & Clark College in 2015-2016 (Deadline for Early Action Admissions is November 1; deadline for Regular Decision Admissions is February 1)

Pacific University Scholarship (One award from $10,500 to full unmet need) http://www.pacificu.edu
• GPA of 3.0 or higher; Score at least 1000 on the SAT or 21 on the ACT
• Renewable for up to four years while maintaining a GPA of a 2.0 or higher
• Demonstrate financial need via submission of the FAFSA by March 1st
• Demonstrate the potential to foster the cultural, economic and geographic diversity
• Attend Pacific University in 2015-2016 (Regular Decision deadline is March 1)

Reed College Scholarship (Five awards from $10,000 to full unmet need) http://www.reed.edu
• GPA of 3.30 or higher
• Score at least 1100+ on SAT or 24 on ACT
• Renewable for up to four years while maintaining a GPA of 2.0 or higher.
• Demonstrate financial need
• Attend Reed College in 2015-2016 (Deadline for Early Decision I is November 15; deadline for Early Decision II is December 20; deadline for Regular Decision is January 15.)

University of Portland Scholarship (Three $12,000 awards) http://www.up.edu
• GPA of 3.00 or higher; Score at least 1000+ on SAT or 21 on the ACT
• Renewable for up to four years while maintaining a GPA of 2.0 or higher.
• Demonstration of financial need
• Special consideration to students from North/Northeast Portland
• Attend University of Portland in 2015-2016 (Deadline for Priority Admission is January 15)

Willamette University Scholarship (Two $15,000 awards) http://www.willamette.edu
• GPA of 3.25 or higher; Score 1100+ on the SAT (Critical Reading + Math) or 24+ on the ACT
• Renewable for up to four years while maintaining a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
• Attend Willamette University in 2015-2016 (Deadline for Early Action II Admissions is December 1; Deadline for Regular Admissions is February 1)