Scholarship

Fort Worth Association of Federated Women's Clubs
2020 Scholarship Application

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Graduating High School Seniors:

It is with great pleasure that the City Federation supports the educational goals of the youth in our community. As an expression of our commitment to the youth, we offer a $1,000 college scholarship to African American graduating high school seniors (male or female) who have plans to continue their post-secondary education by attending a vocation/training institute, Junior College or College/University of their choice. Scholarship funds will be disbursed by check in the name of the recipient and will be sent by certified mail Junior College or College/University . We congratulate you on your successes thus far, and celebrate your dedication to your education and academic achievements. 

If you plan to submit an application for consideration, please review the following information.

All candidates must submit:

1.        A copy of your high school transcript that notes your GPA

2.       At least three letters of recommendation from a teacher, counselor or pastor/minister
          (but not more than five)

3.       A copy or scan of a personal photograph. Photo will not be returned.

4.      A completed scholarship application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

5.       A double spaced typed essay of at least 350 words to address the following statement:

 

  “What do you consider to be the most pressing social problem we face today?” Why?

Deadline for submitting all requested materials must be post marked by:


Saturday, April 4, 2020

Requested materials should be mailed to:
Audrey Irving, 6408 Freshwater Lane Fort Worth, TX  76179

henrettagh@icloud.comFor any questions regarding the scholarship requirements, please contact:

 

Audrey Irving       (817) 909-8702                 irving.audrey@yahoo.com

Minnie Gunter      (817) 294-1921                 minniegun@sbcglobal.net

Geraldine Polk     (817) 478-8555                 polk.geraldine@att.net

Henretta Holmes   (817) 937-1982                henrettagh@icloud.com

Mattie McClure      (817) 346-4300                boyd4mattie1078@sbcglobal.net