APPLICATION 2020 OPENS JAN. 1st!

 

Note: Scholarships and prizes will vary annually and are based on academic excellence and financial need.

Students pursuing careers in the health care profession ONLY should apply.

Eligibility

  •  Applicants must be African American students

  •  Applicants must be graduating High School Seniors

  •  Students from anywhere in the United States can apply 

  •  Applicants must attend a two/four year university or technical school

  •  Scholarship awards must be used for tuition, books, fees or other need while attending the institution

 

Application

 

You must submit your materials through the Foundation's online application system

 

Materials submitted separately will NOT be considered. 

 

Create one file (preferably as PDF) and upload the following supporting documents with your application:

  •  recent photo

  •  cover letter and resume (feel free to be creative)

  •  one personal essay – design your own topic of choice (no more than one page)

  •  ​two letters of recommendation

  •  current transcripts (unofficial or official)

  •  a copy of college letter of acceptance (if available)

 

Deadline

 

April 30, 2020 11:59 PM EST *(Applications received after deadline will not be accepted) 

Winners will be announced June 21, 2020

 

What we seek in a candidate

 

Dreamer - with a promising future in the health profession

Brand Ambassador - will represent our brand well

Creative Essays - personal touch with quality of thought and expression

Academic performance - evidenced by course curriculum

Meticulous - organized appearance/mistake free application

Ambitious - the healthy kind

Game changer - a desire to make a difference

Character - honest and transparent

Endorsements - strong letters of recommendation

Gratitude - appreciative to donors for making college dreams come true

Not just a scholarship winner but become a part of our family - our legacy

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