The Creative Sole Scholarship powered by Vans is awarded annually by NAACP to college students majoring in creative fields including art, architecture, English, journalism, music, communications, design, marketing, and photography.
Scholarship amount: $5,000
Number of awards: 50
The award is renewable for 4 years upon condition of your ability to maintain a GPA of 2.7 or higher.
Applications have now closed. Scholarship recipients will be announced in late August.
Applications are reviewed and scored by the N-SPIRE Committee, NAACP leaders who volunteer their time to read applications, review transcripts, and select recipients for approval. If selected, you will be notified through the N-SPIRE scholarship portal. Decisions of the selection committee are final and cannot be appealed.