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Dallas Mavericks logoDallas Area Students: Mavs Scholarship Application is Open!

The Dallas Mavericks are providing five merit-based scholarships to students from the Dallas area, who are currently attending or planning to attend, any historically Black college or university (HBCU) this fall. The Dallas Maverick Scholarship is a one-time award of up to $4,400 for the 2022-2023 school year. One scholarship is reserved for a Paul Quinn College student. Click here for more details and to apply. Apply by August 31.



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Three UNCF-member institutions are located in the UNCF Dallas area:

Dallas-Supported HBCUs Punch Above their Weight

The UNCF research report HBCUs Punching Above Their Weight makes a strong case for a powerful proposition: Given their small average size and a history of being under-resourced, the enrollment, degree and economic impacts of HBCUs on African Americans in their respective states are significantly greater than one would expect. >> Read More at

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