summer 2019 FUND

#SHESONTHEGO 

You’ve done your part, now let us support you.

Your Corporate Black Girl believes in education and supporting women that want to follow their dreams and place themselves in a successful career path. This fund is to provide transportation funds to black college women, including recent graduates that have obtained unpaid internships during the summer.

Please note that our application will OPEN April 30th, 2019 and CLOSE May 15th, 2019 Pacific Time Zone.

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THE 2019 #SHESONTHEGO APPLICATION

Your Corporate Black Girl is an advocate for diversity in the professional workforce. As a collective, we aim to support our community of black college women who see themselves striving to break color barriers in professional work spaces.

There is no GPA requirement.

Applicant

  • Black women identified as but not limited to race and ethnicity related to African, Caribbean decent, etc.

  • Female

  • Undergraduate student or a recent graduate

  • Secured unpaid internship

Only complete applications will be considered.

If there are any questions, please contact: Your Corporate Black Girl - info@yourcorporateblackgirl.com

Recipient(s) will be selected on the basis of their application and the proof of internship employment for the Summer of 2019, which is required prior to award.


WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY?

  • Black women identified as but not limited to race and ethnicity related to African, Caribbean decent, etc.

  • Female

  • Undergraduate student or a recent graduate

  • Secured unpaid internship

  • Worldwide

WHEN DOES THE APPLICATION OPEN?

April 30th, 2019 12:00 AM Pacific Time

WHEN DOES THE APPLICATION CLOSE?

May 15th, 2019 11:59 PM Pacific Time

WHAT’S THE PROJECTED TIMELINE?

  • Application Opens: April 30th, 2019

  • Application Deadline: May 15, 2019

  • Recipients Notified: May 22nd, 2019

  • Checks Issued: May 29th, 2019

WHAT ARE THE SELECTION CRITERIA?

An independent selection committee OUTSIDE the Your Corporate Black Girl Team will evaluate the COMPLETE applications and select recipients considering:

  • Financial need

  • Essay content

  • Detailed application

  • Reachable contact information of Points of Contact

Decisions of the selection committees are final and are not subject to appeal. No application feedback will be given.

WHAT ARE THE DETAILS OF THE AWARD?

Awards are subject to need and based on circumstance. Because this is worldwide, currency exchanges to the dollar vary by country. We are hoping to reach more students based on the donations we receive this Spring 2019.

Funds will be applied to transportation costs such as but not limited to bus fare, train fare, Uber, Lyft, carpool services, etc.

IS THIS FUND RenewaBLE?

No.

HOW DO I KNOW IF MY APPLICATION IS COMPLETE?

It is the responsibility of the applicant to make sure the application is complete. Please draft answers to questions on a word processor before inserting answers on the online form.

WHAT IF I AM AWARDED? WHAT DO I HAVE TO DO?

A followup email will be sent to you with instructions. This includes but not limited to an image of the applicant, an unofficial transcript (for identification purposes. GPA not required), etc.

HOW AND WHEN ARE CHECKS ISSUED? 

Because the scope of this is worldwide, awarding will be based on convenience for the applicant. A follow up email will entails details of what is the best way an applicant can be awarded.

CONTACT

Email us at info@yourcorporateblackgirl.com if you have questions or concerns.