Scholarship Contest
Black History Month Scholarship Contest

Black History Month Scholarship Contest

The Mu Psi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is proud to present our Inaugural 2022 Black History Month Scholarship Essay Contest. The purpose of the Mu Psi Lambda Scholarship is to provide deserving students an opportunity to attain their educational goals, meet their professional objectives and succeed to their fullest ability in college. The contest is open to boys and girls in 12th grade around greater Birmingham and Jefferson County. Scholarship Winners will be announced and presented at the Scholarship event in early May 2022. Scholarship awards may range from $500 - $1000.

General Eligibility Requirements

Participants must be a high school senior with a minimum of a 2.5 GPA.
Minimum one letter of recommendation from a high school teacher, counselor or principal is to be included.
Resume including community service experience is to be included.
This completed application and a 2-4 page, double-spaced essay on topic.
Topic: What Figure or Movement in Black History or Black Culture inspires you for the greater good of the Black Community? Explain why.

For further program information:
Email Clifford Kennon

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