DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 10TH

THERE WILL NOT BE ANY FURTHER EXTENTIONS 

PLEASE CONTACT A MEMBER OF THE SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

IF YOU HAVE ANY ISSUES

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SCHOLARSHIP AWARD FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

 

 

GUIDELINES


 

OBJECTIVE: 

The Hospitality Committee/Scholarship Fund of the First Baptist Church of Crown Heights was established to assist high school graduates with their college tuition.


 

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Must be a high school senior graduating in June or August of the current year 

  2. Must have applied or been accepted as a full-time student (12 credits) in an accredited college, university, vocational school, technical school or hospital school of nursing.  

  3. United States citizen or Permanent resident (Must submit copy of green card.)

               DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATION IS MARCH 31, 2021


 

AWARD: 

The Hospitality Committee/Scholarship Fund of the First Baptist Church of Crown Heights will grant these awards to successful applicants in two installments.

Upon receipt of requested information, checks will be mailed to an address designated by the recipient. 


 

SELECTION PROCESS:

A Panel of church and community representatives will conduct the selection process. 

The criteria for selecting the successful students will be based on:

  1. Academic achievements 

  2. Autobiography

  3. Letters of recommendation (MUST BE SIGNED BY WRITER)

  4. Virtual Interview by the scholarship panel is mandatory:  MAY 15, 2021

  5. Recipient must attend Virtual Graduation Ceremony on JUNE 13, 2021 if you are granted an award or the award will be forfeited 

 

Complete the application accurately and include all requested documents.  No date extension will be granted after MARCH 31, 2021               

Frances Skelton Special Achievement Award

 

Guidelines

OBJECTIVE:

 

This Special Achievement Award was established to assist upper sophomore, junior and senior college students toward their education. 

 

                            ** GRADUATE STUDENTS ARE INELIGIBLE ** 

 

ELIGIBILITY:

 

  1. Students must have completed a minimum of 3 semesters of college courses.

  2. Must carry a minimum of twelve (12) credits per semester

  3. Must be currently attending an accredited school seeking an Associates or Bachelors Degree

  4. Must have a cumulative “B” average (3.0 in a 4.0 system).

  5. Must be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident (must submit copy of green card).

 

 DEADLINE TO E-MAIL APPLICATION IS MARCH 31, 2021 

 

AWARD:

 

The Hospitality Committee / Scholarship Fund will grant these awards to successful applicants in two installments. Upon receipt of requested information, checks will be mailed to an address designated by the recipient.

 

SELECTION PROCESS:

     

       A panel of church and community representatives will conduct the interview. The                    

       Criteria for selecting the successful students will be based on:

            

       1.  Academic achievements

 2.  Autobiography 

 3.  Letters of recommendation (MUST BE SIGNED BY THE WRITER)

       4.  Virtual Interview by the Scholarship Panel mandatory on MAY 15, 2021

            Recipient of an award must attend Virtual Graduation Ceremony on June 1,

        2021 or the award will be forfeited.