The Black Scholars Award (BSA) at Claremont Graduate University was established in 2015 and recognizes exemplary work by students who are of Black African ancestry. The award is given annually. This year the application deadline is May 1, 2024.

More information regarding eligibility is available on the application.

View the Application


Advisory Committee

The 2023-2024 Advisory Committee members:

All Applications will be reviewed by a BSA Sub-Committee.


Contribute to the Black Scholars Award

The BSA is made possible by an endowment established in 2015. If you would like to help grow this important award, access our giving form and select the Black Scholars Fellowship check box, or call (909) 621-8027.