Applicant must be 17 years of age or older, a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States. Employees of DeDe McGuire Foundation, DeDe McGuire., its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, and members of said employees’ immediate family and those living in the same household of employees are not eligible.

Applicant MUST be a current or incoming freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student of an accredited Historically Black College or University (HBCU). Applicant must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale, and be currently enrolled full-time at an accredited high school, college or university school between Feb 1, 2023 and Feb 1, 2024.

Applicants attending high school must provide an acceptance and entrance/enrollment letter from the HBCU.

All applicants must provide current enrollment information, student id, program of study, financial aid office and registrars office information for current enrollment verification.

Deadline for all applications is February 28, 2023 at 11:59PM.


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