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US Cellular Corporate Conference Scholarship

National Black MBA Association® US Cellular Corporate Conference Scholarship

The US Cellular Scholars Program is a unique opportunity for NBMBAA members to receive funding to participate in the 44th Annual Conference & Career Expo taking place in Atlanta this fall. Thanks to the generosity of our partners at US Cellular, 6 scholarships will be awarded to qualified undergraduate/graduate student members.

 

UScellular is the fourth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier provides a strong, reliable network supported by the latest technology and offers a wide range of communication services that enhance consumers’ lives, increase the competitiveness of local businesses and improve the efficiency of government operations.

Amount

$4,000.00 Scholarship

* A portion of the funds will be used by the NBMBAA to secure lodging and cover registration costs for each recipient. The remainder of the funds will be dispersed to each recipient to cover the cost of travel and incidentals.

Wells Fargo will provide 2 scholarships, valued at $2,000 and 4 Conference Registrations each to qualified student members. These funds must be used for members attending the conference in person. The award will be used to cover the cost of a Live in Person registration, travel, and lodging for the conference.

Type

Undergraduate/Graduate student members of NBMBAA currently enrolled in an undergraduate/graduate program at an accredited HBCU institution.

Criteria

  • To be eligible for this scholarship you must: Current undergraduate/graduate student member of NBMBAA
  • 3.0 GPA or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Completion of NBMBAA Scholarship Application
  • Personal Essay Statement (1,000 words or less) on why the student should be selected for the scholarship opportunity
  • Student must attend an accredited HBCU institution

How To Apply

In order to be considered for the US Cellular Scholars Program, you must first complete the NBMBAA scholarship application by clicking the link below. If selected for an award, you will be contacted directly by a member of the NBMBAA Scholarship Committee.

Application Deadline

August 15th, 2022

Scholarship Questions?

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