The Black Business & Professional Association National Scholarship Program is designed to support Black Canadian students pursuing post-secondary education. The program is run by the Black Business and Professional Association (BBPA), a non-profit organization that promotes the professional and economic growth of Black Canadians.
The BBPA NSP offers several scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $7,000. In addition to financial support, the BBPA NSP offers recipients opportunities for mentorship and networking with Canadian professionals. The program also provides recipients with access to various resources and workshops, to support their academic and professional development.
How to Apply
This annual scholarship program is open to Black Canadian citizens or permanent residents who are enrolled or are planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate or graduate program at a Canadian college or university. Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence, financial need, and community involvement.
- Visit BBPA National Scholarship Program 2023/24: https://bbpa.smapply.io/prog/
- Complete the online application form.
- Submit the required supporting documents before the deadline: July 3, 2023.
The selection process for the BBPA National Scholarship Program is rigorous and competitive. Applicants are evaluated based on their academic achievements, financial need, community involvement, personal statement, and letters of recommendation. A panel of judges reviews each application and selects the recipients based on the eligibility criteria and the strength of their application.
To contact the BBPA National Scholarship Program: