Sallie Mae - Thurgood Marshall College Fund

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and The Sallie Mae Fund are proud to offer financial assistance to outstanding students attending an accredited post-secondary institutionopens in a new window. Two Hundred and Sixty students completing a two-year, four-year, or trade/vocational certificate/certification program will be selected to receive a gap scholarship $2,500 for the 2022 – 2023 academic school year. Selected students must be in good academic standing, but at risk of not returning to or graduating/ completing due to an outstanding financial need, and/or emergency situation that leads to a financial aid crisis.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Enrolled full-time or part-time at an accredited post-secondary institution or continuous education program opens in a new window:
  • Two-year Schools
  • Four-year Schools
  • Vocational/Technical certificate/certification program
  • Open to Students planning to complete their degree or program by the end of Spring 2023 semester.
  • Current cumulative grade point average of 2.75 or higher
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident with a valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551
  • Be a diverse candidate

Diverse shall include, but not limited to:

  • Gender
  • Disability
  • Race
  • Ethnicity
  • Belonging to an underserved community
  • Able to demonstrate leadership abilities.
  • Demonstrate good moral character in all aspects of your life, including personal, professional, educational, in your community, and online presence

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