Whitney M. Young (181380)
Credit: Executive Office of the President of the United States/Public Domain photo

The New York Urban League (NYUL) is inviting students to apply for the 2022 Whitney M. Young Jr. Scholarship that is named after Whitney M. Young Jr., who was the executive director of the National Urban League.

The scholarship program is open for the citizens of New York City who identify as African American, Latino, or Native American. The application deadline to submit is Saturday, March 19, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. One-time scholarships ranging from $1,500 to $5,000 will be awarded to college bound students starting college in Fall 2022.

NYUL is hosting two scholarship information sessions to support students in preparing for the scholarship application process. The first session will take place on March 2 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. and the second session will take place on March 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Go to nyul.org for more information.

Join the Conversation

1 Comment

  1. Is the Whitney Young Scholarship ready for Africa?
    Greatly touched by the great leader Whitney Young.
    When this dream becomes bigger than New York, Kenya, East Africa, and Africa, will be waiting.
    The call indeed is great.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *