Scholarship Overview

The Black Alumni Network is excited to announce their 2018-19 Scholarship Application is now open for current University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign sophomores, juniors, and seniors (graduating in December 2018/Spring 2019/Summer 2019) of the African-American background. Applicants must be enrolled full-time (at least 13 credit hours) throughout the entire Fall 2018 semester. Scholarship amounts range from $500 to $1,000.

How to Apply:


  • Applications should be submitted using the following link no later than 11:59 pm Central Standard Time on Friday, September 14, 2018.

  • Recommendations to support students’ applications should be emailed to no later than 11:59 pm Central Standard Time on Monday, September 17, 2018. Recommendation subject lines should be submitted via in the following format:

Example: Bruce Nesbitt Recommendation Form

To apply for the 2018-2019 Scholarship, please complete and submit the forms below: