The Aurora African-American Heritage Advisory Board provides annual scholarships to college-bound African-American students. The AAHAB scholarship is named in honor of trailblazing Auroran Mr. Henry Cowherd and the recipients of the scholarships are deemed Cowherd Scholars.
Eligible applicants for the 2024 scholarship must:
• be a current high school senior
• have a minimum 2.50 GPA on 4.0 scale
• be of African American descent
• be a resident of Aurora or attend a school located in Aurora
•submit a completed application by 5 p.m. on Monday, January 15, 2024.
Selected applicants will be notified by February 9, 2024 and award presentation will take place during the Aurora African American Heritage Advisory Board’s Annual Heritage Awards Dinner on February 23, 2024.