Margaret Pemberton Scholarships

🏆 Available:
💰 Amount Varies
⏳ 04/15

Scholarship Description

The Margaret Pemberton Scholarship and the Founders Scholarship are available to graduating seniors of high schools located in the District of Columbia and adjacent counties of the state of Maryland (see counties listed above). The deadline date for both the Pemberton and Founders Scholarships is April 15th of each year. Eligibility requirements include: (1) Must be an African American with permanent residency in the District of Columbia or one of the adjacent counties of the State of Maryland (Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles, Howard & Montgomery, Prince Georges), (2) Must be a graduating senior, currently enrolled in a high school in the District of Columbia or one of the adjacent counties of the State of Maryland, and (3) with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.8 (on a scale of 4.0).

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must currently be in high school
  • Type of institution award is open to: trade/technical school
  • Award is available to U.S. citizens

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Essay required

How To Apply


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Donor: Black Nurses Association of Greater Washington

As a local chapter of the National Black Nurses Association, BNA of GWDCA endeavors to support NBNA and provide service to the Greater Washington, DC Area community. Members are encouraged to maintain membership in all professional nursing organizations. Membership is open to all licensed nurses and nursing students.