Small and Diverse Business Education Fund Scholarship
The Small & Diverse Business Education Fund Scholarship is designed to provide targeted training and development support to certified small and diverse business owners. The scholarship, sponsored by Bank of America and funded through the generosity of Bank of America’s vendors, is managed and administered by Communities Foundation of Texas. Scholarship recipients will be given the opportunity to further enhance the business operations functions within their companies and position them to become better able to compete for increased business.

For the 2019 cycle, 50 scholarships of up to $10,000 each will be awarded by the Small & Diverse Business Education Fund Scholarship Selection Committee. Applying is an easy online process; go to the scholarship website beginning August 5, click on the Apply Here button at the bottom of the page and complete the basic information on your company, the program you would like to attend, and share how that program will enhance your business.

Scholarship Application Key Dates

  • Monday, August 5, 2019: Online applications become available
  • Friday, October 25, 2019: Online application period closes; no applications for the 2019 cycle will be accepted after midnight (CST) on this date
  • By Friday, November 29, 2019: Applicants will be notified by this date as to whether or not they are a recipient of a scholarship

Where to Apply
For more information on eligibility, awards and applying for the Small & Diverse Business Education Fund Scholarship, please visit the scholarship website.