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The Fund

The R.W. Sorrell
Scholarship Fund

The R.W. Sorrell Scholarship Fund is a 501C-3 tax-exempt organization that was created to promote and support higher education goals for minority students of color throughout the following five Delaware Valley Counties: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia.

Designed to Identify and Assist Proven Leaders Among College-Bound Students of Color.

The Fund

The Deadline for the 2024 Scholarship Applications Has Ended.
February 15 - April 2, 2024

Thank You for Your Support!

Robert W. Sorrell was founder and President of R.W. Sorrell Enterprises, LLC. specializing in diversity and fundraising consultation.  Bob began his career as an educator, teaching mathematics and coaching basketball, but discovered his niche within human services and civil rights: The Urban League Movement.  He served as the Deputy Executive Director of the Pittsburgh Urban League and CEO of the Philadelphia Urban League.  At the latter, Bob started the State of Black Philadelphia Report to encourage leaders to join the Urban League, implemented new programs and services, and instituted the Urban League Young Professionals and Leadership Institute.  Bob also expanded the Urban League Guild.

Robert W. Sorrell

Robert W. Sorrell

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The Scholarship







Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 26701

Elkins Park, PA 19027





(215) 517-5746




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