HOW TO APPLY
Please carefully read through the scholarship requirements below. Failure to adhere will result in disqualification from award selection.
Annie Ibok Scholarship applicants must fulfill the following criteria in order to be considered:
Applicants are incoming college freshmen (priority to recent high school graduates)
Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
Applicants must attend and graduate from the following counties in Washington or California:
When applying for the Annie Ibok Scholarship, applicants must submit complete the application for and attach (1) one ".zip" or ".rar" file via submission form containing the following:
A completed application form
A High School transcript (signed and scanned by a school official)
(1) one academic letter of recommendation (signed and scanned)
(1) one high quality business professional/casual photo (200 dpi or better; no selfies)
(1) Answered essay question (select from the questions in the next section)
Question 1: Why are you choosing an HBCU for your undergraduate studies?
Question 2: What does the term "Giving Back" mean to you? How does this apply to your HBCU's mission, and how do you plan to give back with an education from your HBCU?
Question 3: For decades, HBCU's have provided academic opportunities to underserved and underrepresented youth. In this modern era, are HBCU's relevant and necessary? Why or why not?
Question 4: In recent years, we've seen an influx of enrollment to HBCUs. What was the cause of this, and why do you believe that this increased enrollment positively impacts the black community?