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Onyx Scholars

Onyx Scholars
CROWDRISE : Jul 07, 2017
Tax ID: 81-3116659
BASED: OAKLAND, CA, United States



Our mission is to build a robust pipeline of under-represented students and navigate them through the admission process of the HBCU network of colleges and universities.



The Onyx Scholars Program has provided mobile HBCU college readiness programming for high school students in the San Francisco Bay Area for approximately one year - TELL ME MORE! 


Our HBCU college readiness programming has truly revolutionize how local students and individuals receive insight on college scholarships, financial aid and the overall understanding on the HBCU experience.


"Receiving the funds will help reduce my financial burdens and provide assistance for me as I continue pursuing my education. My academic pursuits would not be possible without generous support from scholarship sponsors like your organization. " 

- ALIZE JOHNSON, sophomore at Grambling State University 



To date, the Onyx Scholars has provided services to over 1,000 students and already have successfully gained HBCU admission for 57% of the attendees that Onyx Scholars Staff can record. 



The HBCU "Pop-Up" Tour offers the HBCU admission infomation to students in a fun, high tech environment, where students have a opportunity to speak and connect with HBCU alumni via google hangouts. 


Our Services | Mentorship | College Care Packages | STEM & Coding Sessions | Scholarships | Financial Aid Directory | College Application Support | Internship & Career Opportunities.

Tax ID: 81-3116659 •


Onyx Scholars

Onyx Scholars

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