Scholarship Information

HBCU Scholarships & Qualifications


The Trajectory national scholarship application period is February through March of each year. Scholarships offered with partners such as the Sacramento Kings has an application period of Jan 5th - Feb 9th.

Scholarship awards average $5,000 per academic year. Actual awards may vary based on the candidate and donor support for Trajectory.

Scholarship recipients may renew their Trajectory funding as their school years comes to an end, as long as they meet the specified qualifications.

There are no restrictions on majors chosen by the recipient for a Trajectory Scholarship.


To be considered, you must be in the process of completing, or have already completed, your senior year of high school.

Students must be able to show they have been accepted and are planning on attending an HBCU. Scholarship dollars will only be paid for students attending HBCUs.

Scholarship holders must show they are a student in good standing with their university and must maintain a 2.75 Cumulative GPA in order to renew their scholarship for the following year.

Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident.

The application deadline has closed for 2024.