One Dozen Who Care, Inc. is proud to support African-American women pursuing higher education goals. We recognize intelligent, driven, academically-gifted women may have financial needs that might prevent them from achieving goals of college or university education. One Dozen Who Care, Inc. offers an annual $3,000 scholarship for college and university-level learning to two applicants per year, called the One Dozen Who Care – Prescott Academic Scholarship for Higher Education. You can obtain an application through High Schools and African-American churches in eligible counties or by requesting one from the scholarship chair.
To be eligible, applicants must: reside in Clay, Cherokee, Graham, Macon, Swain, Jackson, or Haywood Counties; be a high school senior, high school graduate, or college student; and have a GPA of 2.5 or better. Scholarships are given to African-American women of any age who will be attending a trade school, college, or university starting the no later than the upcoming Fall. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.