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Ancestry’s HistoryMakers Scholarship

Will your college education help you make history? Are you attending Bowie State University (MD), the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Florida International University or Tennessee State University? If so, you may be eligible to apply for a $2,500 award from Ancestry’s HistoryMakers Scholarship program. 

Applicants must be current undergraduate or graduate students at one of the four HistoryMakers selected universities, must have a minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent) and must identify as one or more of: Black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, Hispanic or Latino, Asian, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander.  

Eligible applicants must also be planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate study in the spring term. All majors are invited to apply; preference will be given to applicants pursuing Computer Science, Data Science, Machine Learning, Mathematics, Statistics, Life Sciences, Marketing, Finance or Business.