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DEADLINE MARCH 31st, 2024

THERE WILL NOT BE ANY EXTENTIONS 

PLEASE CONTACT A MEMBER OF THE SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

IF YOU HAVE ANY ISSUES

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

OBJECTIVE:
The Scholarship Committee 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 (minimum 12 credits) in an
accredited college, university, vocational school, technical school or school of nursing.
3. United States citizen. Must reside in tri-state area (NY, CT, or NJ)


DEADLINE TO UPLOAD COMPLETED APPLICATION IS MARCH 31, 2024,
Complete the application accurately and include all requested documents. Upload on
registration forms before MARCH 31, 2024 by 11:59PM. No date extension will be granted.


AWARD:
The Scholarship Committee of the First Baptist Church of Crown Heights will grant these
awards to successful applicants in two installments, (FALL & SPRING)


Upon receipt of requested information, checks will be mailed to the address on the application.


SELECTION PROCESS:
A Panel of scholarship members, church members 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. Interview by the scholarship panel mandatory on SATURDAY,
APRIL 27, 2024

Recipients granted an award must attend Graduation Ceremony on SUNDAY, JUNE 09,
2024, or the award will be forfeited.

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The application package must include the following:

 

  • Completed Application.

 

  • Official High School Transcript 

       (THROUGH  FALL SEMESTER OF 12th GRADE)

 

  •  Three (3) Letters of Recommendation. (MUST BE SIGNED BY WRITER)

The letters may be from your principal, teacher, school counselor, Pastor                                                                                                                   or community organization supervisor. 

                                                                                          

  • Autobiography – 400-500 words; typewritten, double-spaced.

      Your autobiography should include your projection plans,    

     (career/education) 5 – 10 years from now. 

      Be candid and as specific as possible.

 

  • Recent photo of applicant. (picture will not be returned)

 

  • Copy of all acceptance letters from colleges and universities you applied to.
     

  • SAT/OR / ACT SCORES are OPTIONAL

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