Cultured Pearl is a non-profit organization geared to support women of God by providing them with the tools according to scripture to bring them into God's light. The Purposeful Life scholarship will be awarded to high school seniors who are a positive influence on others in their Christian life. Applicants must be a graduating high school senior with a minimum 2.0 GPA in the year of the award and must demonstrate community involvement, improvement in academics, and desires to attend college. Applicants must be from Maryland, Virginia or the District of Columbia.
All applicants must have a minimum of 20 hours of community service and may not be related to any Board of Directors or staff for this presents a conflict of interest. Applicants must be willing to attend a scholarship interview with the Executive Committee of Cultured Pearl and must be willing to attend the annual fundraiser event.