Hofstra Law

Agnes Jones - Jackson Scholarship


Deadline Date: Mar 17th, 2014
Posted Date: Nov 1st, 2011



The Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship was established in the memory of the late Agnes Jones Jackson who was a long time NAACP member from the San Francisco branch.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the scholarship applicants must:

All Students

  1. Must be a current member of the NAACP.
  2. Be a US citizen.
  3. Must not have reached the age of 25 by the application deadline.
  4. Must be currently enrolled or accepted to an accredited college or university in the United States.
  5. Must demonstrate financial need based on the federal porverty guidelines.  Click here to see guidelines.

Graduate Students

  1. May be full or part-time student.
  2. Must possess a 3.0 (B) average on a 4.0 system.

Scholarship Amount

Twenty (20) – Forty (40) Scholarships Available– Scholarship Amount is $2,000.00.


Applications will be available from January 15, 2014 -March 17, 2014.  After committee review, applicants will be notified.

How to Apply