Long Beach Branch NAACP Scholarship Application
The Long Beach Branch NAACP provides scholarships to postsecondary school bound high school students and LB Branch NAACP scholars/interns. Download the PDF application here.
Tentative Application Deadlines
Deadlines subject to change. Please check this page or email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about upcoming opportunities.
- April 15
- October 1
- December 15
Unless otherwise specified, scholarship applicants must submit the following information:
- Completed Application
- Parents’ and Applicant’s Signatures
- Official Transcripts
- 3 Essays
- 2 Letters of Recommendation from Teacher or Counselor
- Letters of Verification (Community Service)
- Copy of SAT/PSAT scores
Featured Long Beach Branch NAACP Scholars
Incoming student at Dartmouth College, planning to major in neuroscience and African American studies
Graduated with a communications degree from CSULB & Long Beach Branch NAACP intern
Jermaine William Paul Jr.
Studying music performance and music therapy
Studies psychology at Howard University, plans to obtain his Juris Doctor degree
Your Support Makes A Difference!
Local NAACP branches funds are primarily from donations, memberships and in kind services. There are no paid staff at the local level. The majority of the work is done by volunteers.
Other Opportunities for Students
The National High School Oratorical Contest
The National High School Oratorical Contest is open to junior high and high school students who are under the age of 20 and citizens or lawful permanent residents of the United States. You must prepare an oration on some aspect of the U.S. Constitution, with some emphasis on the duties and obligations of citizens to our government. A complete list of topics are available on the Legion’s Web site. Each individual state winner certified into and participating in the first round of the national contest receives an additional $1,500 scholarship