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Jarrod D. Benjamin 
Emerging Leaders Scholarship

The Jarrod D. Benjamin Emerging Leaders Scholarship is made possible through an endowed gift from its namesake. This scholarship fund will provide individual awards to three young men who attend a Historically Black College or University (HBCU) in Louisiana. The following awards will be granted for the 2022-23 Academic Year --

Sophomore Award: $250.00 (only current freshmen may apply)

Junior Award: $500.00 (only current sophomores may apply)

Senior Award: $1000.00 (only current juniors may apply)

Complete applications are due by February 22, 2022.


You must complete this application in one sitting, there is no option to save and complete later. Please gather all your materials and answers to the prompts prior to beginning the application. The Scholarship Committee will only review one application per applicant, double applications will both be automatically disqualified.


Please send any questions to info@rdevia.org

We will not be able to adequately resolve last-minute issues, specifically on the due date, so start early just in case you need to reach out for help.

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