Charlotte King Scholarship Program

Scholarship Overview: African American and Black high school senior of a Sussex County high school that will attend a 2 or 4-year institution.

Scholarship Details:

Applicant must be an African American / Black resident of Sussex County, Del., attending a Sussex County public high school, and a student in good standing who will matriculate into a two-year or four-year nonprofit college or university for the upcoming academic year. The applicant does not need to designate his or her selection of college or university at the time of the scholarship application.

Application Requirements: Essay
Essay Details:

The applicant must submit an essay or work of art on the theme “A Just World.”

Award Amount: $1,000
Award Details:

Multiple scholarships of a minimum of $1,000 to eligible Sussex County applicants who meet all scholarship criteria.


Contact Email:

Additional Contact & Submission Information:

Education and Scholarship Committee
Southern Delaware Alliance for Racial Justice


Eligibility: Academic/Merit, Ethnicity/Race
Profession/Major: Open to All
Grade Level: High School
County Specific: Sussex
Institution Type: 4-year college, 2-year college