Watts Humanitarian Scholarship

$500

March 31, 2019

Awards Available: 3

Apply Now!
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Watts Humanitarian Scholarship Fund is a non-profit 501c3 corporation that offers a $500 a year award plus
    laptops to recognize graduating seniors with potential for service and leadership. We believe these qualities are essential
    to leading a balanced life and would like to aid students who choose to pursue philanthropic endeavors. The WHSF
    Board of Directors named this scholarship in honor of the late Demetrick C. Watts I, a tireless humanitarian and
    promoter of academic and athletic achievement. In accordance with his legacy, WHSF wishes to encourage and assist
    our next generation of humanitarian leaders.

    WHSF will be awarding (1) selected finalist with a $500 cash award and a laptop computer ($1000 value) and (2)
    semifinalist with laptop computers ($500 value each).

    Applicant must be a high school senior with a minimum 2.7 GPA and must have active involvement in leadership roles in their school/community. Preference is given to students with financial need and must live in Los Angeles, Riverside, or San Bernardino County. Applicants must write an essay, provide (2) letters of recommendation and transcripts. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Barbara Newman
  • P.O. Box 7475
  • Riverside, CA 92513
  • contact@whsfinc.com
  • tel: 877-319-4440
  • fax: 951-359-7632

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Comments (0)

expand_more

Care to comment?
Go ahead - we're listening! Did you apply for this scholarship? Why? Why not? Maybe you even won!
Your comments could help fellow Scholarships.com members.


If you can read this, don't touch the following fields


Latest College & Financial Aid News

Yale Rescinds Acceptance Amid Admissions Bribery Scandal

March 26, 2019

by Susan Dutca

Yale is the first university to rescind the acceptance of a student over the national college admissions cheating scandal that implicated 50 people, including celebrities, college administrators and coaches. The FBI investigation, dubbed "Operation Varsity Blues," discovered that parents paid anywhere from $200,000 to $6.5 million for guaranteed admission into elite colleges and universities. [...]

Wealthy Parents Bribe Elite Colleges to Admit Their Children

March 12, 2019

by Scholarships.com Staff

Literally dozens of people have been charged in an admissions bribery scheme involving elite colleges and wealthy parents who wanted to get their progeny enrolled by any means necessary, including bribes ranging from $200K to $6.5M. [...]

Morehouse Prof Offers Childcare to Overwhelmed Student Parent

March 5, 2019

by Susan Dutca

A Morehouse College student who was not able to find childcare was told by his mathematics professor to bring his baby to class. Upon being taken up on his offer, the professor proceeded to teach the class with the infant strapped to his chest so the student to take adequate notes. [...]