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Brownlee Scholarship Fund (BSF)

The Brownlee Scholarship Fund understands that providing a helping hand to those in need can become the vehicle of transformation for individuals, families, communities and nations. Our goal is to shift the trajectory of the African American community and provide the necessary tools that will lead to more positive outcomes and success stories.

Business Grant

  • Type of Business

  • Proof of Pennsylvania Registration

  • Proof of Commercial Space

  • Bank Statements (6 Months)

  • Proof of Credit Rating (620 or higher)

Clothing Store
Church Pews

Church Planter

  • ​Registered in Pennsylvania

  • Filed 501 (c)(3)

  • Have a Physical or Store Front Location

  • Proof of Spiritual Covering

  • Proof of Pastoral License

  • Bank Statement (6 months)

  •  Board of Directors/Five or More Members

College Tuition

  • Acceptance Letter

  • Proof of Class Registration

  • Tuition Bill

  • Required Courses

  • Typed Essay (350 word minimum, 500 word maximum

  • Topics: I Should Receive A Scholarship... Or I Decided To Pursue Higher Education...

College Friends


  • Pre-Approval Letter from Pennsylvania

  • Real Estate Agent

  •  Name of Mortgage Company

Financial Hardship for Low to Moderate Income Families

  • Provide Proof of Hardship

  • Landlord or Property Owner

  • Current or previous proof of residency

  • Bank Statements (3 months)

  • Proof of Employment/Consistent Income

  •  Family Size

Family At Church
Image by Sandy Millar


  • Provide Proof of Widowship

  • Proof of Financial Hardship

  • Provide Death Certificate of Deceased Spouse

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