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/Salley Family Inspiring Scholar

First generation students who are full-time, minority transfer students at the junior or senior academic level, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all campuses. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Preference for students involved in...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/The Adrien and Ashley Butler Possibility Scholarship

Full-time undergraduates, who are first generation students, pursuing all majors, in all colleges, on all USF campuses. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Preference will be given to a Black student and a student involved with the Black...

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

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 an African American student and for students engaged in the Black Leadership Network...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/The Frazier Family 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 who are engaged in the Black Leadership Network that supports African Americans...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/The Narain Family 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 engaged in the Black Leadership Network that supports African Americans...

Amount
Deadline
$1,000
End of January/Beginning of February
 
BLN/Wayne Anthony Quin, PhD Scholarship

First generation full-time undergraduate students, pursuing all majors, in the College of Education, on all campuses. This scholarship is renewable up to 8 semesters. Preference for students engaged in the Black Leadership Network that supports African...

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