Sankofa Village Project, Inc. awards two $2500 scholarships (one each) to two exceptional students who are currently either a College Junior or Senior in good standing academically at an HBCU majoring in Business, STEM fields, or African American studies. In the past two years, we are proud to have given $10,000 total to 4 HBCU scholars - Mati S. Baker of Morehouse College (2016-2017), Arthur Wright of Bethune-Cookman University (2016-2017), Aaliyah Buckholts of Savannah State University (2017-2018) and Desmond Spencer of Tuskegee University (2017-2018)!
You may be our next recipient of the scholarship!
The mission of Sankofa Village Project, Inc. is to educate, inspire, empower and uplift members of the African diaspora about our vast and great African history pre-colonialism via fun and family friendly classes held at community centers, churches, mosques, after school programs, etc. This history will cover our great cultural, intellectual, scientific and economic achievements. It is our goal to link the achievements of our rich past to who we truly are as a people and what we can achieve collectively in the present.
Dollar Amount: $2,500
Deadline(s): August1, 2019
Scholarship/Grant Sponsor: Sankofa Village Project, Inc.