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Ernestine Matthews Trust Scholarship Award

  • Website Address
  • http://www.ernestinematthewsscholarship.com/
  • Contact
  • Susan Archer
  • Address
  • 500 N Illinois St
  • Arlington, VA 22203
  • Email Address
  • ernestinematthewstrust@gmail.com
  • Application Deadline
  • March 15, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $2,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • This educational trust is established by the Will of Ernestine Matthews.

    Scholarship awards will be granted only to applicants from the District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia. Scholarship must be used to defray the cost of tuition, books and/or room and board

    The following conditions must be satisfied by an applicant to qualify for the scholarship award:
    - Rank in the upper third of the high school class
    - Show proof of financial aid in order to attend college
    - Be of high moral character
    - Sign a statement that he/she will not us tobacco or alcohol while receiving money from the Trust

    Completed application packages must be postmarked by March 15th. Incomplete application packages will not be considered.

    Decisions on Scholarship recipients will be made by the Board of Trustees & recipients will be notified in June.

    Amount of the Scholarship award will be determined by the Board of Trustees on the basis of the applicant's financial need, not to exceed $2,000 per year. Awardees may apply for continuation on an annual basis.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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