2022 ELC underGraduate Scholarship

Marvin R. Ellison Emerging Leaders Scholarship


Sponsored by Lowe’s, the Marvin R. Ellison Emerging Leaders scholarship is awarded to high-achieving undergraduate Black students enrolled in an accredited four-year college. This scholarship is open to rising sophomores, juniors and seniors currently classified as freshmen, sophomores and juniors at the time of their application submission.

Six (6) scholarship awardees will receive a two-year, need-based scholarship in the amount of $10,000 per year to assist with educational expenses for two academic years. The scholarship will be paid directly to the awardees’ college and will be disbursed in equal amounts for the fall and spring semesters. Scholars will be required to resubmit their transcripts and meet the GPA criteria at the end of each academic year to renew the award for the subsequent academic year(s).

Scholarship Details

Institution Type Any four-year accredited college or university
GPA Requirement 3.0 GPA or higher
Fall 2022 Classification Rising Sophomore, Junior or Senior
Major Open
Award Amount $10,000 per academic year
Award Length 2-year scholarship award
Internship Opportunity for internship considered. Placement is not guaranteed.


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