AMINA ANDERSON SCHOLARSHIP
Amina Anderson dedicated her professional career to improving her community by establishing programs and organizations that improved poor academic performance, enhanced financial literacy among people of color, and fostered philanthropy within the Black community in Oregon.
To pay tribute to Amina Anderson, the Black United Fund of Oregon awards, one-time, non-renewable scholarships to students to pursue higher education at an accredited college or university within the State of Oregon.
To qualify students must meet the following criteria:
- Student must identify as Black, African-American, or of African descent.
- Student can be either a newly admitted college student or a student entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year in college. Note: College students are eligible to apply by invitation only.
- Student should have a GPA of 2.5 to 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale). This is the same for both high school and college students.
- Note: Students with higher or lower GPAs are welcome and encouraged to apply, but priority is given to students with GPAs in the 2.5 to 3.5 range.