Black Excellence Scholarship Be excellent.

The IGNITE Black Excellence Scholarship was created in 2021 to recognize five outstanding students and upcoming leaders within the Black and African community here at Humber College and the University of Guelph-Humber. Recipients of the $1,000 scholarship are selected based on their academic standing, their demonstration of leadership and community involvement, as well as their financial need.

Applications for Black Excellence Scholarship will open on February 1, 2024. Follow the link below to submit your application. 

In order to qualify, you must:

  • currently be a student (full-time or part-time) enrolled at Humber College or the University of Guelph-Humber
  • currently be in good academic standing in your program
  • identify as Black, African or Caribbean
  • have demonstrated leadership experience and/or community involvement


We look forward to awarding these scholarships in March 2024 and celebrating excellence within our community!

For any further questions regarding this scholarship, please email Kristine Galvan, Manager, Leadership & Advocacy.

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