Skip to main content

Delta Community Credit Union HBCU Scholarship

"Education is the key to success," and Radio One and Delta Community Credit Union want to help you succeed.

In 2020, Delta Community will award $10,000 in scholarships to select students of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

group of student

About Delta Community

Delta Community Credit Union is committed to improving the financial lives of its members. Programs like the HBCU Scholarship and our annual Delta Community Scholarship were created to help members with early financial milestones like going to college. Additionally, we are proud to offer products like free Savings and Checking Accounts to meet your financial needs during this important time of your life.

Learn more about Delta Community Credit Union or open an account online.

How to Enter

To enter, visit Majic 107.5 / 97.5 to submit a 100 word (or less) nomination for a deserving student that attends or plans to attend a Georgia HBCU telling us why the student deserves or needs this scholarship. You may nominate yourself. Submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. on July 1, 2020.

For other scholarship opportunities at Delta Community, please visit our Scholarships page.


Each quarter, a scholarship for $2,500 will be awarded to one student. Scholarships will be awarded in February, July, September and December 2020.

Who's Eligible

  • Current undergraduate students at any of Georgia's Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)
  • Graduating high school seniors who have received an official acceptance letter to a Georgia HBCU

Winner Selection

Delta Community Credit Union will select one winner each quarter from among the most compelling submissions. Winners will be chosen after the contest period ends. Winners will be contacted by a representative from Delta Community and announced by Radio One on-air within 7 days after each contest period.

Congratulations to our HBCU Scholarship Award Winners

2020 First Quarter Scholar

The first recipient of our 2020 HBCU Scholarship is Jacqueline Flournoy, a sophomore at Morris Brown College. Jacqueline is majoring in Psychology with a minor in Business Administration and hopes to become a clinical psychologist to help those who are underserved in her community. Jacqueline is very involved with campus life, currently serving as President of the Hospitality Club, Sophomore Class President and has been named Miss Sophomore. In addition to on-campus activities, Jacqueline spends much of her free time helping others. She actively volunteers at nursing homes, works with Hosea Williams Feed the Hungry and, after facing her own difficulties, started an anti-bullying campaign.

Q1 HBCU Winner
Winner Jacqueline Flournoy pictured with her mother, Kim, Majic 107.5/97.5’s Maria More and Delta Community CEO Hank Halter.