Current Scholarships

MU Black Alumni currently offers two scholarships:

1. Nate Ruffin Scholarship
2. Janis Winkfield Scholarship

 These Marshall University Black Alumni Scholarships are awarded to Marshall University students annually. 

Black Alumni is in the process of establishing a third scholarship, the Fran Jackson Scholarship.  

Scholarship Application Process

MUBA begins the MUBA Scholarship application process around December or January each Academic year.

The Applicants will either bring their completed applications to the MU Center for African American Students located in the Memorial Student Center, room 1W25. 

Applicants can also mail their completed application to MU Black Alumni at the following address:

Marshall University Black Alumni, Inc.
P.O. Box 2243
Huntington, WV 25723-2243

Applicants can also e-mail their completed application form to MU Black Alumni at

The 2022 scholarship winners will be announced at the Marshal University Alumni Association’s Awards Banquet during April 2022. 

Scholarship Applications