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African American Student Center (AASC)

FAFSA/WASFA Due November 30th

WSU General Scholarship Due January 31st

Due March 2023

Illustrating Awesomeness Scholarship

Description: Scholarship opportunity for young women or gender non-conforming individuals of color who are actively working to change the world. The scholarship will be applied to tuition for the 2019 Spring semester.

Due: Closed for 2023

Amount: $750


  • Young women or gender non-conforming individual of color
  • Currently enrolled in college/university
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Directions: Fill out application and submit either an essay up to 500 words of a 5-minute video answering the prompt: "Who are you, and how are you going to change the world?"


AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students

Description: The AICPA Minority Scholarship awards outstanding minority students to encourage their selection of accounting as a major and their ultimate entry into the profession. For over four decades, this program has provided over $14.6 million in scholarships to approximately 8,000 accounting scholars.

Due: March 1st, 2023 (Opens December 1st, 2022)

Amount: Up to $5,000 per year


  • Ethnic minority student
  • Pursuing undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting or related major
  • Sophomore standing (30+ credits) by end of spring 2019
  • Above 3.0 GPA
  • AICPA Student Affiliate member (free)
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Financial need


ACS Scholars Program

Description: The ACS Scholars Program awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students majoring in undergraduate chemistry-related disciplines, and are also intending to pursue careers in chemistry-related fields. Selected recipients are awarded up to $5,000* per academic year. To date, over 3,000 students have received a funding from the ACS Scholars Program.

Due: March 1st, 2023 (Opens December 1st)

Amount: Up to $5,000 per year


  • U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident
  • African-American/Black, Latinx, or Native American student
  • Enrolled in a 4-year university
  • Majoring in chemistry or chemistry-related field
  • 3.0 GPA or above
  • Financial need


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