Author: U.S._Department_of_Education:  Mon, Aug 27, 2018

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund is pleased to announce a brand new scholarship opportunity through a new partnership with Boeing. This opportunity is available for HBCU students enrolled full-time at one of the Boeing HBCU priority schools:

  • Alabama A&M University
  • Clark Atlanta University
  • Howard University
  • Morehouse College
  • Morgan State University
  • North Carolina A&T University
  • Spellman College
  • Tuskegee University

High performing students currently in their sophomore year, with a minimum GPA of 3.3, graduating during the 2020-2021 academic year, are encouraged to apply.

This unique opportunity provides students with full college to career support—opening the door to a full-time career with the world’s largest aerospace company, and lead manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems!

The Benefits

    • Receive a need-based scholarship of up to $30,000 total over the term of the Boeing | TMCF Scholar Program: up to $10,000 at the end of the internship program in year 1; up to $10,000 at the end of the internship program in year 2; and up to $10,000 in the form of a signing bonus if a job offer is extended and accepted upon graduation
    • Participate in the TMCF Leadership Institute in Washington D.C.
    • Participate in an Immersion experience at The Boeing Company offices
    • Participate in (2) consecutive 10-12 week internships with housing assistance provided across the country
    • Participate in various career development activities to help prepare for post-graduation careers
    • Receive ongoing coaching and mentorship
    • Serve as Ambassadors on their HBCU campuses to build awareness of the Boeing | TMCF HBCU Initiative program

The Opportunity

This highly competitive program targets students for opportunities in the following functional areas:

  • Engineering
  • IT and Data Analytics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Human Resources
  • Environmental Health and Safety
  • Facilities Management

Additional Qualifications (including, but not limited to the following)

  • Graduating between Winter 2020 / Spring 2021
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0; preferred 3.3
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Must be able to participate in, and successfully complete all program-related activities
  • Must remain in good academic standing
  • Must not have any disciplinary infractions on academic record
  • Serve as post-internship Boeing Ambassador during their final year
  • Students selected to participate in the program must provide TMCF with supporting documentation requested during the financial need verification process

Application Deadline: September 16, 2018

How to Apply To apply, click the button below and create a TMCF Account. Once you sign up and create a TMCF Account, you can complete the Boeing | TMCF HBCU Initiative application. The deadline is September 16, 2018 11:59pm EDT.