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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

Bullet name award deadline Link
 

Sodexo Scholars Program

Sodexo Foundation

Up to $12,000 July 29, 2021 See Details
 

Sodexo Scholars Program

Sodexo Foundation

award

Up to $12,000

deadline

July 29, 2021
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Tampax Flow It Forward Scholarship

Procter & Gamble

Up to $10,000 August 19, 2021 See Details
 

Tampax Flow It Forward Scholarship

Procter & Gamble

award

Up to $10,000

deadline

August 19, 2021
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Legacy Cereal Company College Fund

Legacy Cereal Company

$500 August 01, 2021 See Details
 

Legacy Cereal Company College Fund

Legacy Cereal Company

award

$500

deadline

August 01, 2021
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UNCF General Scholarship

UNCF, Inc

Varies March 31, 2022 See Details
 

UNCF General Scholarship

UNCF, Inc

award

Varies

deadline

March 31, 2022
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