Who Can Apply:
- Johnson’s spirit for education and helping others was instilled by her maternal grandmother, a matriarch who diligently worked and attended an adult program for continuing education.
- Johnson’s grandmother valued education, integrity and selflessness, traits that she greatly encouraged in her family. In honor of her grandmother’s legacy, the Johnson Dale Women’s Empowerment Scholarship will support Black/African American women who are passionate about their education and are engaged in some form of philanthropy.
- Black/African American women in New York are eligible to apply if they are high school or undergraduate students.
Submission: To apply, create a video or write an essay that explains your philanthropic efforts and the lessons you have learned from your experience giving back.
Deadline: September 1, 2023