Black Leadership Network

The Black Leadership Network is a partnership based group focused on enhancing the educational and leadership opportunities of USF System African American students and African American student initiatives through the support of scholarships and programmatic initiatives throughout the USF System and in our communities. Below is a list of current scholarships.  If you want more information on how to establsih your own, please contact Luz D. Randolph at ldrandolph(at)usf.edu.

 
BLN/Artia T. Small Memorial Scholarship

First generation full-time undergraduate students, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all campuses. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Preference for students involved with the Black Leadership Network which supports African American...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/Erica G. D. Daley Scholarship

Full-time students, at all academic levels who have completed 2 consecutive semesters at USF, first time in college, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all campuses. This scholarship is restricted to first generation students and is renewable up...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/Hon. Les Miller Jr. and Hon. Gwen Miller Scholarship

Full-time undergraduate students, pursuing an Education major, in the College of Education, on the Tampa campus. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Preference for students engaged in the Black Leadership Network that supports African Americans...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/June Willman Memorial Scholarship

Full or part-time students at all academic levels, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all campuses. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Preference for first generation students and those engaged in the Black Leadership Network that...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/Krystal Evette Robinson Memorial Scholarship

This is a University-wide scholarship and students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA for initial award and 2.5 GPA for renewal (as calculated by USF). This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters and is for full or part-time students at all academic levels,...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/Lisa Anne Mifflin Financial Services Scholarship

Full and part-time students, at all academic levels, pursuing a Finance or Accounting major, in the Muma College of Business, on the Tampa campus. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA for the initial award...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/Lisa Anne Mifflin Public Policy Scholarship

Full or part-time graduate students, pursuing a Public Administration major, in the College of Arts & Sciences, on the Tampa campus. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA for the initial award (2.5 GPA for...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/Muir Family Scholarship

To support scholarships for full-time first generation undergraduate students, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all campuses. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Preference for students engaged in the Black Leadership Network that...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/Porter Family Scholarship

Full or part-time students at all academic levels, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all campuses. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Preference for first generation students and those engaged in the Black Leadership Network that...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/Robert L. Greene Jr. - Be Great Memorial Scholarship

Full-time undergraduate students, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all USF campuses. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Preference for students engaged in the Black Leadership Network that supports African Americans and African American...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February