Gerald C. Grant, Jr. Honors College Scholarship

The scholarship is open to all eligible Honors College students; however, preference may be given to students of African-American descent. To be eligible, students must be either an entering or current Honors College student in good standing (minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA) and provide evidence of motivation, character, and potential. Students must be a citizen of the United States, a U.S. lawful permanent resident or an international student on an aid eligible visa. Students must Fulfill annual Honors College engagement and service requirements.

Awarded for the Fall 2024-Spring 2025 Academic year.
Questions- contact the Office of Scholarships at

Honors College
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you of African-American descent?
  2. All applicants must submit an essay/personal statement in which you describe your career goals, reasons for choosing the profession, and where you would like to work in the future. Remember, this is often the best opportunity you have to speak directly to the scholarship review committee! Please check spelling and grammar carefully before submitting your essay. We recommend you compose the statement in a different word processing program and then paste it into this box. Must be a minimum of 1,000 words.
  3. Please upload a current resume that provides educational and professional background information
  4. How would receiving this scholarship benefit you?
  5. Are you or will you be a first generation college graduate in your family?