New Scholarships

JAY-Z's Shawn Carter Foundation is accepting applications from students in high school and college, including trade school, now through April 30. The 21-time Grammy winner and his mom, co-founder Gloria Carter, have been instrumental in providing scholarships for "individuals facing socio-economic hardships to further their education at post secondary institutions."


According to the site, "since 2003 over $4MM have supported initiatives to empower youth and communities in need through the Foundation's programs: Scholarship Fund, College Prep and Exposure, International Exposure, Professional Development, Scholar Support and Community &Goodwill Programs".

Shawn Carter Foundation on Instagram: Application link in bio



Buff Guy Media: Digital Media Scholarship Program

From their website:

  • TheDigital Media Scholarship Program is designed for students who aim to achieve their goals by properly using digital media for the right purpose, without becoming distracted by the endless amounts of distracting content.

  • This scholarship is available for all students currently attending a college or university full-time. We understand education is becoming expensive, so we'd like to help give back to the leaders of tomorrow.