Links to Other Scholarships




Thank you for your interest in scholarships organized through the Urban League of Rochester.  Below are links to scholarships that have their own applications (separate from the Black Scholars Common Application).  To apply for these scholarships, follow the links below, download the scholarship application, and send it with all required materials to the address listed in the application.



AKOMA African American Women's Gospel Choir - Nona Patterson Chambers Merit Scholarship -Deadline – April 15 

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Delta Nu Omega Chapter The Twenty Pearls Foundation, Inc. (N. Evelyn Brandon Memorial Scholarship) – Deadline – March 1

Clifford B. Bushnell Scholarship – Deadline May 3

Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. Rochester Alumnae Chapter Maude Orman Memorial Scholarship – Deadline – March 29 

Finger Lakes Community College/Urban League of Rochester Scholarship – Deadline – Varies

Greater Rochester Health Foundation Scholarship – Deadline - April 12 

IMPACT Scholarship – Deadline – April 12 

Jack & Jill of America - Rochester Chapter Scholarship - Deadline - May 24

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Rochester Alumni Chapter Collier Strothers Memorial Scholarship - Deadline - April 12

Keuka College/Urban League of Rochester Scholarship – Deadline – Varies


Monroe Community College/Urban League of Rochester Scholarship – Deadline - Varies 

Monroe Professional Engineers Society Scholar Award – Deadline – December 22

Nazareth College/Urban League of Rochester Scholarship – Deadline – TBD

Rochester Area Community Foundation – Deadline – Varies

Rochester Area Community Foundation -STEM Scholars (Formerly Minority Science) – Deadline – April 15 

Rochester Institute of Technology/ULR Scholarship – Deadline – January 15 

Rochester West Indian Festival Organization, Inc. (RWIFO) – Deadline – February 15

Sisters for a Better Black Community, Inc. (SBBC) – Deadline – April 13

St. John Fisher College Scholarship – Deadline - March 1

SV Style Scholarship – Deadline – May 1

SWBR Scholarship - Deadline - April 12

The College at Brockport/Urban League of Rochester Scholarship - Deadline – March 8 

United Way of Greater Rochester African American Leadership Development Program (AALDP) Alumni Scholarship Fund  - Deadline - April 2

University Of Rochester – Dr. Jessie Moore Scholarship – Deadline – January 15

Voices of Thunder, Inc. (City-Wide Male Chorus) – Deadline – April 27

William McKnight Memorial Scholarship - Deadline - April 13  


Wyoma Best Scholarship for Future Journalists – Deadline - May 1

Zeta Amicae of Rochester NY Scholarship (Auxiliary to Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.) – Deadline – April 9

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Theta Alpha Zeta Chapter Scholarship – Deadline – February 1

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.- Psi Omega Zeta Chapter - Patrice B. Cummings Scholarship – Deadline – March 1

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.- Psi Omega Zeta Chapter - Psi Omega Zeta Scholarship – Deadline – March 1