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

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

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               

 

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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 snapshot of applicant. (picture will not be returned)

 

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