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Black Family Scholarship Fund (Deadline: April 1, 2019)

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Who Can Apply: 

  • Applicant must be a graduating senior from Avella High School or West Greene High School, or a nontraditional student living in the areas served by these schools districts.
  • Applicant must demonstrate ability to complete chosen post-secondary course of study.
  • Applicant must be accepted at a post-secondary school of education, with a preference for students majoring in agriculture, education or nursing.

Submission: 

  • Applicant must provide high school transcript and have maintained at least a 3.5 grade point average since the ninth grade.
  • Applicant must provide an unofficial ACT or SAT test score.
  • Applicant must provide an essay of no more than 500 words regarding past accomplishments and future goals.
  • Applicant must provide a copy of the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) student aid report.
  • Applicant must provide two letters of recommendation (no relatives please).
  • Applicant must complete the online application as provided and mail the application receipt along with hard copies of all required documentation to the WCCF.

Deadline: April 1, 2019

Amount: $1,000