Each award also includes complimentary registration to the AAAA Annual National Conference, along with $1,500 to account for up to two nights lodging and travel to and from the conference. Payments will be made directly to the lodging and travel vendors.
Scholarship recipients are required to attend the conference.
NOTE: Due to the pandemic, the full $2,500 scholarship will be a tuition scholarship. Students will also get a virtual pass to AAAA VISION Conference for the 2021-2022 school year.
Must be Black/African-American
A U.S. citizen or hold a permanent resident visa card
Must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program at a Historically Black College and University that is CFP Board registered. (See Our Partners to see if your school qualifies).
Must be a junior or senior in academic standing
Have a strong academic record with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25
Must exhibit exceptional leadership potential
Must participate in community service activities
Must have demonstrated leadership and active involvement at school or in the community
Must be planning to pursue a career in financial planning
1. Completed scholarship application
2. Two letters of recommendation
3. A copy of your official transcript
Scholarship application packages must be complete (application, letters of recommendation and transcripts) and received by the AAAA Foundation by March 1. Submissions after the deadline or those that are still incomplete will not be considered.
Complete your application via our online application and attach your letters of recommendation and your transcripts.