The Sands Scholars Program was established by Bob P. and Sally G. Sands for Howard University students in 2017. The cohort-based, student-centered program, provides advising, support, and enrichment for a community of scholars focused on student success, graduation, and career development.
Robert P. Sands, a retired lawyer, and his wife Sally G. Sands, a retired school teacher, established the Fifteen to Finish Scholarship, for Howard University students residing in California, Missouri, and Minnesota.
The Sands Scholarship application is now open for the upcoming academic year. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 26th by 11:59 pm ET.
To receive the application online link and instructions, please contact Ms. Theon Gruber Ford at email@example.com. To be eligible for the Sands Scholarship, an applicant must:
- Be a full-time rising freshman in good academic standing at Howard University
- Be a resident of California, Minnesota, or Missouri
- Have a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or above
- Have a clear financial need