HBCU Initiative

HBCU Class Act Scholarship Award

The CLASS Act Initiative was established to assist students attending Historically Black Colleges or Universities (HBCUs) with costs associated with textbooks or instructional materials.

Contact us at hbcu@bhamlinksinc.org for questions. 


  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Enrolled and completed 1 year of college  at Talladega College, Lawson State Community College, or Stillman College.


Eligible students must submit the following:

    1. A  completed application electronically no later than March 4, 2022. The application must include a resume and a statement (minimum of 250 words) describing your career aspirations and how you will benefit from this scholarship.
    2. A letter of recommendation from a department advisor or university official. 
    3. An official University/College Transcript mailed to following address:

      The Birmingham (AL) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated
      P.O. Box 12071
      Birmingham, AL 35202

      Transcripts must be postmarked by March 4, 2022.


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