Featherstone HBCU Scholarships at Morgan State University

Featherstone HBCU Scholarship
Morgan State University
3 Awards | $3,000 each
Application Deadline | April 12, 2024

The Featherstone Foundation works to mitigate the economic strain and achieve Academic Equity in Higher Education for underserved and traditionally underrepresented students.

In 2024, three students will receive $3,000 merit-based awards to attend Morgan State University during the 2024-2025 school year. This innovative scholarship fund works to help increase access to four-year institutions for underrepresented communities. 

As part of the application process, we invite you to read about our previous Featherstone Award winners:

2024 Award Criteria

        • Applicants should complete the online application by the April 12 deadline. 
        • Scholarships are open to underrepresented communities such as international students, immigrants, Hispanic/Latinx heritage or racial minority groups, first-generation college students, and/or those with economic challenges to higher education. 
        • SAT/ACT scores will be considered
        • Cumulative 3.0 grade-point average (GPA)
        • Scholarships are open to high school seniors starting their first semester at Morgan State University, undergraduate students applying to transfer to MSU, and current MSU college freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students.
        • Awards are open to all majors.
        • Students should demonstrate involvement in extracurricular activities and
        • Complete essays outlining career goals and aspirations
        • Selected student winners will be required to attend an award ceremony on August 9, 2024 at The University of Baltimore.

Since 2017, the Featherstone Foundation has provided over $326,000 through 131 Featherstone Scholarships to students from 29 countries who speak over 44 languages and now attend 12 institutions