The Black Fives Scholarship Contest
Provided by: New York Historical Society
February 24, 2014
The Black Fives Scholarship is available to high school students in 9th through 12th grades at the New York Historical Society. You must be a legal resident of the United States, who meet the Admissions Criteria described in Judging Criteria and Conditions and permission from a parent or legal guardian to enter the Contest to be eligible for this award. To enter, please go to our online entry form and follow the step-by-step directions on that page. Submit an original photograph, taken by you that conveys what breaking barriers in basketball and making history means to you (Photograph). Include a title for the Photograph, a written description (about 200 words) of the moment captured and how it reflects the way in which basketball have profoundly changed New York City history, United States history, or your own personal history (Description), the location where the Photograph was taken, and the names of any persons in the Photograph (if known).