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Herman M. Holloway Sr. Memorial Scholarship

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March 06, 2020

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Herman M. Holloway Sr. Memorial Scholarship was established in honor of the first African-American State Senator in Delaware. The award is renewable for up to three years so long as the recipient maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be a legal resident of Delaware
    -Must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen
    -High school seniors who rank in upper half of class and have a combined score of at least 1000 on the SAT
    -Enrolled full-time at Delaware State University
    -Must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to the application deadline

    Essay (1,000 to 1,200 words on one of the following topics):
    1. With the continuing economic challenges facing the U.S. and the international community, what strategies would you implement to ensure that the next generation will be able to afford college, find rewarding employment, and save for the future?
    2. Every generation is different from the previous generation in important ways. How is your generation different from that of your parents? Use specific reasons and examples to explain your answer.
    3. If you could invent something new, what product would you develop? Use specific details to explain why this invention is needed.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 401 Federal Street
  • Suite 2
  • Dover, DE 19901
  • 302-735-4000

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