Black Skeptics First in the Family Humanist Scholarship Fund


First in the Family Humanist Scholarship 2012-2013

Black Skeptics announces the creation of a scholarship fund for the 2012-2013 school year.  $200-$500 scholarships will be awarded in June 2013 to up to ten South Los Angeles high school students of color in the Los Angeles Unified School District who will be the first in their immediate family to go to college.   BS will seek matching funds from community based and partner organizations in the humanist, social justice and LGBTQ community.

 Eligibility Requirements:

  • Preference will be given to students who are in foster care, homeless, undocumented or LGBTQ.
  • Students must have a strong record of service to and participation in school and/or community-based organizations.
  • Students must have admission letter to a 2 or 4 year college
  • Students must be recommended by an advisor/teacher and write two-paragraph reflection on some aspect of social justice and leadership from a humanist perspective
  • CONTACT INFO: blackskeptics@gmail.com

 

Comments

  1. Donald Wright says

    Now that’s what I call making a difference in humanism. Count on me for a donation. Let me know when and where to send the check.

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