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Agnes Jones - Jackson Scholarship


Deadline Date: Jul 25th, 2016
Posted Date: Nov 1st, 2011

The Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship

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.

The application will open on Monday, February 2, 2015 at 10:00 AM/EST and close on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 3:00 PM/EST.

How to Apply
To apply, click on the link below and select The Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship. Note the online application is only available during the application period, noted in the Timeline above.

Click here to get started on your scholarship application!

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