We are once again sponsoring college scholarships designed to assist African-American students in attaining their educational goals. Please feel free to download the applicant letter and application for yourself, family, or friend.
ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must meet the following targeted eligibility requirements, in either the FINANCIAL NEED or MERIT BASED scholarship categories. Applicants can only apply to one scholarship category. Please choose wisely.
iv. Evidence of financial need.
iii. Extra-curricular activities and leadership qualities.
2. An official copy of your high school transcript, including Fall 2020 semester grades. 3. Response to an essay prompt (typed on application or a separate sheet of 8 1⁄2 x 11
paper, 1” margins, 12 Times New Roman single space, and no more than 500 word
4. FINANCIAL NEED ONLY A copy of pg.3 of your Electronic Student Aid Report (SAR)
from your Free Application Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or a personal letter stating financial need with extraneous circumstances, from a school official, on official school letterhead.
5. Three (3) Letters of Recommendations –
All recommendations must be sent from the recommender’s official school,
organization or corporate email address to email@example.com.
Subject of email: Student’s Last Name, First Name Recommendation.
____one (1) must be from college/twelfth grade counselor,
____one (1) from a high school teacher, and/or administrator, and
____one (1) from a community/civic leader, clergy, employer, or volunteer supervisor who will vouch for the character of the applicant. THE LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATIONS CANNOT BE FROM A FAMILY MEMBER. ALL RECOMMENDATIONS MUST BE SENT FROM THE RECOMMENDER’S OFFICIAL SCHOOL, ORGANIZATION OR CORPORATE EMAIL ADDRESS.
firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than Friday, March 26, 2021 at 11:59 pm.