Black Alumni Scholarship

The Black Alumni Scholarship was created to support Black students at Elon University. Elon has launched an ambitious goal to triple the Black Alumni Scholarship by 2025, and we welcome you to join us in this important work.

Enjoy this video below highlighting Black life at Elon narrated by Dr. Buffie Longmire-Avital, associate professor of psychology and director of the Black Lumen Project.

We invite you to join this important effort by making either a multi-year commitment or a one-time gift to the Black Alumni Scholarship. Your gift will go directly to support Black students at Elon.

Consider joining one of the following giving circles:

Trailblazer:  $1,500 and above
Visionary:  $1,000 – $1,499
Pillar: $500 – $999
Cornerstone: $60 – $499

You can also choose to make a one-time qualifying gift for the above giving levels. All donors who make a gift of $19.63 or more automatically join the 1963 Club.


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