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CLBC College Scholarship Program

CLBC Scholarship Program

The California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) Scholarship Program was established to assist deserving students by offering financial assistance to help meet educational expenses.  This program provides tuition assistance to enable students to fulfill their higher education goals.  Scholarship candidates must be full-time students in good academic standing at an accredited college or university. Graduating high school seniors with written proof of acceptance at an accredited institution of higher learning are also eligible.


To be eligible for selection, candidates must:

  • Complete the online CLBC Scholarship Application below
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Submit personal statement essay describing why  you should be selected
  • Two signed letters of recommendation dated within the last 90 days
    • Community member not related to you
    • School representative
  • Copy of the most recent transcript


The deadline to submit the scholarship application is Monday, April 8, 2019.Only complete applications will be considered. 


Scholarship Application Timeline

Friday, February 15, 2019 – Applications available Monday, April 8, 2019 – Application deadline Wednesday, May 1, 2019 – Scholarship Recipients Announced


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