Beyoncé (yes the singer) offers four Formation Scholarships

Amazing news for fans of Beyonce! Four lucky women at Boston’s Berklee College of Music, Howard University, Parsons School of Design, and Spelman College will get the chance to receive one of the singer’s “Formation Scholars”. The “Formation Scholars” are available for the 2017-2018 academic year. The students, in order to be eligible have to be studying literature, African-American studies, music, or creative arts. The main purpose of these scholarships is to offer a huge support for your women who are confident, creative, and are not afraid to think outside the box. The scholarships will be awarded to female incoming, current or even graduate stduents pursuing the above mentioned studies. Let’s see which are the requirements of each college involved:

Berklee College of Music

This fall, the college will provide a Beyoncé Knowles-Carter Formation Scholars Award to an incoming or continuing female undergraduate or graduate student who is studying at one of Berklee’s campuses in Massachusetts, Boston, or Valenica –Spain. The application is now available to those who are studying at Berklee Online, Berklee College of Music, and Boston Conservatory at Berklee. The deadline is May 15. The students, along with their applications have to submit a short essay that states how Beyoncé’s album „Lemonade” has inspired them.

Apply here: https://www.berklee.edu/scholarships/formation

Howard University

Incoming, current or graduate students who share an interest in creative arts, music, literature and, African-American studies and have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher are eligible. Applicants must also submit a short 300-word essay explaining how Lemonade inspired their educational goals. Each application has to include the student’s full name, class year, and Howard University student ID number, and must be received by the Office of Financial Aid by Friday, May 26, 2017 at 3 p.m. EST. Do not miss it out. Follow carefully the instructions and apply below.

Apply here:


Spellman College

Spellman College has the opportunity to select one 2017 Formation Scholar, awarded in the amount of $25.000 to encourage young ladies who are not afraid to express themselves and their creativity. Read the instructions and apply for a Formation Scholar below. We wish you the best of luck!

Apply here: http://princess.spelman.edu/Formscholar.nsf/formationcritique?OpenForm

Parsons School of Design

The scholarships is open to all full-time female Parsons students studying in Paris or New York.  This scholarship will be awarded at the start of the fall 2017 semester. Read the instructions carefully and then apply for it.

Apply here: https://parsonsscholarships.slideroom.com/#/login/program/36294

The lucky ladies studying at Boston’s Berklee College of Music, Howard University, Parsons School of Design, and Spelman College will be awarded individually an amount of $25.000. The female students will be selected based on their scores, essays, and the programs they share are interest in. The programs are as it follows: music, literature, arts, or African – American studies.

Good luck, ladies!

  1. Morning Sir/mem

    I received the Beyonce scholarship late because my email had a problem, please send me other scholarship\’s. I\’m interested in baking & cooking which falls under hospitality. I\’m patient & always willing to learn more

  2. thanks,received this quite late and also id have loved to have been studying there but sadly im not,therefore needed a scholarship for beginners.#African-American studies

  3. Am teddy from Uganda.I love Beyoncé for her creativity and hard work..my best song on the album is \’Freedom\’with Kendrick.every body needs freedom..freedom in education ,jobs,in our countries.such agreat opportunity if I get achance to do literature.Thanks for the big heart Beyoncé.God bless u.

  4. Am looking forward to an opportunity to be supported at Whalsh University,Ohio. Am joining an undergraduate programme and am a liberal arts student on part scholarship.

  5. Am 16years old and will be a great accomplishment if am given a chance to realize my dreams by obtaining this scorlaship to have a bachelor\’s degree in accounting and Finance,thanks.

  6. Hello, my name is jemal mussa from ethiopia. I recieve Ba degree from haramaya university by geography and enviromental study with distinction. So i am interested to learn my Ma degree related with climate change and its resiliant, environment and developemnt and environmental impact assessement so if you give me this opportunity i will perform my knowledge and experiance to the world and the planet

  7. It is a best way…!!!…,but,pleas tell me a system how to get a scholarship & send for me a format sheet of scholarship. to contact between us my phone number is 0918214389. I am eager to hear you for accept my idea.

  8. This is a great it will help many girls including me if i win and thank you to the people who suggested this

  9. Good day!
    I am also one of Beyoncé\’s fan. I love to sing. How I wish that I could have the chance to receive a prestigious scholarship from her.

  10. first of all I wish peace for ur organization, next iam melkamu Alemu from Ethiopia and I have BA degree in accounting and went to continue my MSC program in accounting, so how I can get this chance?

  11. This is excellent. I hope other musicians around the world will follow the same. Shumbai a social worker from Namibia

  12. Hello to you
    Dear sir/ madam
    I am betelhem Yohannes from Ethiopia, I\’m interested learning art and designer common courses but unfortunately I can not afford any money to get scholarship. Please let me know that if you would love to help me. Thank you!

  13. hello am from africa this is a good idea but how are getting this scholarships for sure we need this and we are read now.

  14. Hi I want to upgrade my education
    If I win this chance am very happy
    Please tell me how can I apply?
    Thank you

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