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Scholarships

Roberta Gibbons Memorial Scholarship

Who's Eligible?

Qualified applicants for the 2021-2022 academic year must be 

  • High school seniors with a GPA of 3.0 or better

  • Be accepted to an HBCU

  • An essay that describes yourself, and how you plan to make a positive impact on your community through higher education

  • Submit a completed application 

How much is awarded?

Awards are in sum of $500

How do I apply?

Scroll down to submit your application. 


Application must be submitted  no later than July 1, 2021 at 11:59 pm EST.

What can I use the money for?

Scholarship funding is strictly for educational purposes. Money can be used to purchase school supplies, uniforms, books, and to pay for extracurricular activities such as sports and academic club fees

Once scholarship recipients are chosen he or she will be awarded the grant in the form of a check.

What can I expect next? 

All submissions will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee. The committee will verify eligibility and after reading each essay, the team will select and notify the top three (3) applicants by mail. If needed, this process will repeat until the committee has five (3) fully verified applicants. 

Once scholarship recipients are chosen he or she will be awarded the grant in the form of a check.
 

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