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Black Scholars Awards Program

Held in the spring semester, this annual event provides the University an opportunity to recognize black undergraduate scholars who have achieved academic excellence at LSU.  The program honors students with grade point averages ranging from 3.0 to 4.0 and provides special awards to undergraduate and graduate students.  For award applications, click here.

2016 - 2017 Committees

  • Black Scholars Awards Committee
    • Dr. LaKeitha A. Poole, Co-Chair                         
    • Arlette Henderson, Co-Chair
    • Dr. Roland Mitchell
    • Dr. Monique Cain
    • Kelli Bates
    • Dr. Allison Smith
    • Kendra Hendricks
    • Juanne Porter
    • Charity Reeder
    • Blaine Grimes
    • Dr. Annie Daniel
    • Viveca Johnson
    • Dorothy Kemp
    • Evante Topp
    • Nikki Godfrey
  • Budget and Finance Committee
    • Juanne Porter, Chair
  • Communications Committee
    • Kelli Bates, Chair
    • Arlette Henderson
  • MLK Humanitarian Scholarship Committee
    • Dr. LaKeitha Poole, Chair
    • Dr. Monique Cain
    • Dr. DeShanna Brown
    • Dr. Roland Mitchell
  • BFSC Signature Gala Committee
    • Dr. LaKeitha Poole, Chair
    • Neil Dowdell
    • Arlette Henderson
    • Charity Reeder
    • Dr. Monique Cain
    • John Keith