Who Can Apply: Applicant must:
– Be a black female;
– Be a graduating high school senior or GED recipient starting post-secondary education for the first time;
– Have a current GPA of at least 2.5/4.0; and
– Have a permanent address in Winnebago County OR is a relative of Dr. Gussie M. Ware.
Graduate students are not eligible.
Submission: Taking into consideration the background and criteria of this scholarship, why are you the best candidate to receive it? You may want to discuss your past academic or personal achievements, leadership skills, community and school involvement, or obstacles you’ve overcome.
Deadline: February 1, 2020