Shaw University

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Raleigh, NC

University Website:  www.shawu.edu

Shaw University, founded as Raleigh Institute, is a private liberal arts institution and historically black university (HBCU) in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. Founded in 1865, it is the oldest HBCU in the Southern United States.

Shaw is affiliated with the General Baptist State Convention of North Carolina and a member of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. which supports the Shaw University Divinity School. Along with Howard University, Hampton University, Lincoln University, PA and Virginia Union University, Shaw was a co-founding member of the NCAA Division II's Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Conference, the oldest African American athletic association in the U.S. The university has won CIAA championships in Football, Basketball (women's and mens), and Men's Tennis.

The university won a 5-year grant with University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill to create a Partnership for the Elimination of Health Disparities for minorities, and a 7-year grant with Johns Hopkins University for Gerontological Research. In 2007, Shaw received $2.5 million from the National Science Foundation to support its Nanoscience and Nanotechnology program. In 2004, Shaw University received $1.1 million from the U.S. Department of Education to develop an Upward Bound Program.

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Shaw University College Scholarships

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Gucci Changemakers Scholarship Program

Gucci North America

Up to $20,000 February 03, 2023 See Details
 

Gucci Changemakers Scholarship Program

Gucci North America

award

Up to $20,000

deadline

February 03, 2023
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McDonald's Black and Positively Golden Scholarship

Thurgood Marshall College Fund

Up to $15,000 March 27, 2023 See Details
 

McDonald's Black and Positively Golden Scholarship

Thurgood Marshall College Fund

award

Up to $15,000

deadline

March 27, 2023
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Future of STEM Scholarship Initiative

HBCU Week Foundation, Inc.

$10,000 January 31, 2023 See Details
 

Future of STEM Scholarship Initiative

HBCU Week Foundation, Inc.

award

$10,000

deadline

January 31, 2023
See Details
 

Joshua David Gardner Memorial Scholarship

Joshua David Gardner Memorial Scholarship Endowment, Inc.

$2,000 April 30, 2023 See Details
 

Joshua David Gardner Memorial Scholarship

Joshua David Gardner Memorial Scholarship Endowment, Inc.

award

$2,000

deadline

April 30, 2023
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Annie Ibok Scholarship

HBCU EXCELLENCE

$1,000 July 31, 2023 See Details
 

Annie Ibok Scholarship

HBCU EXCELLENCE

award

$1,000

deadline

July 31, 2023
See Details
 

Wade Scholarship Program

Wade Institute of Technology

100% of tuition January 13, 2023 See Details
 

Wade Scholarship Program

Wade Institute of Technology

award

100% of tuition

deadline

January 13, 2023
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San Diego HBCU Scholarship

Restore, Uplift & Hope

Varies Varies See Details
 

San Diego HBCU Scholarship

Restore, Uplift & Hope

award

Varies

deadline

Varies
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UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship

UNCF, Inc

Varies December 19, 2022 See Details
 

UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship

UNCF, Inc

award

Varies

deadline

December 19, 2022
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HBCU Battle of the Brains

HBCU Battle of the Brains, LLC.

Varies February 03, 2023 See Details
 

HBCU Battle of the Brains

HBCU Battle of the Brains, LLC.

award

Varies

deadline

February 03, 2023
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UNCF General Scholarship

UNCF, Inc

Varies March 31, 2023 See Details
 

UNCF General Scholarship

UNCF, Inc

award

Varies

deadline

March 31, 2023
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