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Freedom From Religion Foundation Catherine Fahringer Memorial Award

$2,500

June 21, 2020

Awards Available: 4

  • Scholarship Description
  • The First In The Family Freedom From Religion Foundation Catherine Fahringer Memorial award is available to high school youth who live in the U.S. who identify as atheist, agnostic, humanist and/or secular, and are accepted into two or four-year colleges. Preference is given to students of color (Black/African American, Latino(a), Asian/Pacific Islander, Native American) who are (or have been) in foster care, homeless, undocumented students and/or LGBTQ (system involved youth applicants are also welcome). A two to three paragraph essay is required (between 400-700 words) on the following topic: Humanism is based on the belief that every human being should be treated equally regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, class, and disability status. Human beings, not gods, are solely responsible for creating social change. Why do you identify as non-religious/secular and what issue(s) are you passionate about addressing in your community? How might Humanism make a positive difference in creating social change? For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 3101 W. 79th Street
  • Los Angeles, CA 90043
  • blackskeptics@gmail.org

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Kayla E  on 1/13/2020 11:05:11 AM

I started working on this scholarship because I did not apply for any scholarships at the moment. So hopefully I get it.

Luis M  on 1/11/2020 2:49:22 PM

Believers going to get triggered in the comments XD

Mark P  on 1/9/2020 8:47:52 PM

That's great and all from you two but behavior like that is exactly why this sort of thing exists.

Angie M  on 1/8/2020 6:49:55 PM

I join Celia's prayer and also believe that our Father who is heaven will reveal Himself in a supernatural way to whoever receives this scholarship. They will know the living God and will know His unconditional love.

Celia  on 1/4/2020 12:14:45 PM

I pray blessings from God and an infilling of the Holy Spirit for anyone who receives this scholarship, that they will come to know the love and peace of their heavenly Father.

Agnes. I didn't find anything that am eligible to  on 9/27/2019 5:12:12 PM

Did find anything matching my status

alvaro z  on 9/9/2015 7:28:31 PM

Link does not work for me

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