The Black Joy Book Scholarship

School Year: 2020-2021


The Blk Joy Book Scholarship is a selective scholarship program established to provide financial assistance to a deserving young Black student in pursuit of a collegiate education. Recipients must use the scholarship funds in order to purchase academic books for each school semester of one school year.


Want to apply? Here’s what you have to do!

  1. Be Black.
  2. Hold a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  3. Be enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited collegiate institute during the fall and spring academic semesters.
  4. Follow @blkjoy_ on Instagram.
  5. Email a copy of your transcript, acceptance letter and your creative photo to with the subject line “BLK JOY SCHOLARSHIP ENTRY - YOUR NAME”.


Starting May 17th, submit a photo of your favorite Black moment or feeling in your most creative way. All requirements must be met at the time of your submission. The final day to submit is May 23rd. We will select 9 finalists and post their photos on our instagram page on May 24th. The person whose picture has the most likes by May 30th 11:59 PM, will win the scholarship! Winner announced on May 31st.