Saturday, January 3, 2009

::College Scholarship Resources::

The Tom Joyner Foundation is now accepting applications for its Full Ride scholarship for HBCU students.

This scholarship is for a high school senior that has been accepted to a HBCU by the Fall 2009 semester. Deadline is January 17, 2009. Visit the website for more information and to apply.

2009 'I EMPOWER' Scholarship: For D.C., Prince Georges County, MD and Montgomery County, MD Students

The Thursday Network of the Greater Washington Urban League announces its 2009 I Empower Scholarship for graduating high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college or university in the fall of 2009.

Students must have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0; be a permanent resident and/or attend high school in the District of Columbia, Prince George's County (MD) or Montgomery County (MD); and demonstrate a commitment to community service through continued, regular interaction or leadership with a specific philanthropic activity.

To apply:

Mail the completed application and all other required documents (postmarked no later than January 31, 2009) to GWUL-Thursday Network, I EMPOWER Scholarship, 2901 14th Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20009.

For more information, contact Ms. Rita Lassiter at, call 202-265-8200 ext. 278, or visit {Thanks Deena}