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NAACP Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

About this Fellowship

This scholarship is for students under age 25 who are members of the NAACP, in honor of Agnes Jones Jackson.

Deadlines are typically in May, but be sure to check the competition website for the current cycle’s deadline.

Each year the NAACP offers need-based and merit scholarships to outstanding and qualified Black students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees as part of their Inspire Initiatives program. This scholarship honors the late Agnes Jones Jackson who was a long-time NAACP member from the San Francisco branch. This is a non-renewable scholarship opportunity.

Award Value

Awardees receive a scholarship of $2,000.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters, Doctoral, Professional Degree: Health Sciences, Professional Degree: Business, Professional Degree: Law

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: August 1, 2022

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