Jeremiah Alexander

I intend to participate in leadership and business programs at BCC with the intention of attending a business school later on. As a low-income and a soon-to-be first generation college student, I am an agent of change in my underserved community by paving the way for my niece, nephews, little cousins, and others. As a…

Meshai Taylor

My name is Meshai Taylor. I’m currently a Senior at De Anza High School in Richmond, CA. I recently committed to attend UC Riverside in the fall of 2022. I’m excited to be the first person in my immediate family to attend college. I look forward to showing my siblings that all things are possible,…

Jade Parker

My name is Jade Parker and I plan on majoring in psychology at Cal State Northridge. Being awarded this scholarship means so much to me because now money is one less thing that me and my family need to worry about now.   

Jacob Michel

I’m 100% committed to Saint Mary’s University I will be playing football and majoring in Psychology. This scholarship means a lot to me because going to college means a lot to me and my family so being able to get this scholarship would help a lot since my family is low income  

Eyimofe Lawal

This fall, I will be attending San Francisco State University where I will major in Political science. This scholarship is a donation to my college tuition which is also a donation to my first step towards achieving my goals and becoming a successful Black woman.

Anna Embarcadero Arroyo

This upcoming fall I plan to attend UC Davis where I will major in sociology. To me this scholarship means someone out there believes in me and is willing to support me in reaching my goal of higher education, so thank you Ed Fund for this great opportunity.

Ronishlla Maharaj

My future plans for this fall include attending UC Irvine. I would be majoring Criminology, pursuing my Bachelor’s Degree and more in the future. Being financially stable will be hard as I go to college, because of my low-income background, so this scholarship will be a huge contribution.