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HBCU/MSI Transportation Scholarship

HBCU/MSI Transportation Scholarship

How to Apply

Review the scholarship requirements to see if you are eligible.

Gather the supporting documents necessary for your application. These include:

  • An unofficial university transcript
  • A resume (two pages maximum)
  • Two letters of recommendation

Closed Tuesday Oct. 1, 2019

​​​The North Carolina HBCU/MSI Transportation Scholarship Program helps foster new, diverse transportation professionals by awarding scholarships to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in transportation-related fields by:
  • Attracting the nation’s brightest minds to the field of transportation
  • Expanding, diversifying and retaining top talent in the transportation industry
  • Bringing innovation and enhancing the breadth and scope of knowledge of the entire transportation community in the United States
  • Encompassing all modes of transportation

Eligibility

The N.C. Department of Transportation offers students currently enrolled at accredited historically black colleges and universities, as well as minority-serving institutions in North Carolina, the opportunity to compete each year for the $2,500 scholarship.

Deadline

All applications and supporting material (official transcripts and letters of recommendation) for the North Carolina HBCU/MSI Transportation Scholarship must be received by the deadline.

Disciplines

Although the department encourages students in the majors below to apply, students are not limited to them.

 
​Discipline​Majors
​Sciences​Architecture, biology, chemistry, communications, computer science, criminal justice, environmental science, information systems, mathematics, physics
​Business​Accounting, business administration, finance, economics, management
​Human development
​Human factors, human resources, psychology
​Aviation​Aeronautical studies, airway science, aviation flight management, science
​Engineering
​Chemical, civil, construction, electrical, electronic, environmental, geotechnical, manufacturing, mechanical, structural, transportation
Public policy and planning​Public policy and analysis, public administration, political science/government, urban and regional planning, urban studies
Law​Transportation, environmental
​Transportation​Logistics management, planning, policy

NCDOT may approve other transportation-related academic disciplines on a case-by-case basis.

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Contact

Nicole Gye’ Nyame

Special Projects Coordinator
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(919) 733-9150 (fax)

1501 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1501

10/2/2019 5:37 PM