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Anika James Scholarship for Student of Color

The main purpose of this scholarship is to promote educational opportunities for students of color who are pursuing a 4-year college degree.  Applicants must be seeking to give back to the community through their service and must demonstrate financial need. 


  • Must be attending college (freshmen, including high school seniors accepted to college; sophomores; or juniors)
  • Must be seeking to give back to the community (with current and future plans for community service)
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a person of color

To apply for this scholarship, please complete this application and submit to the Anika James Foundation, either by email to or by  mail to:

Anika James Foundation 6208 Fayetteville Road Suite 106 Durham, NC 27713

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