Jonathan LaRon Skinner Memorial Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.wsfoundation.org/page.aspx?pid=745
  • Contact
  • Student Aid Department
  • Address
  • 751 West Fourth Street
  • Suite 200
  • Winston-Salem, NC 27101-2702
  • Email Address
  • StudentAid@wsfoundation.org
  • Application Deadline
  • April 1, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $500
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Jonathan LaRon Skinner Memorial Scholarship was established by the family and friends of Jonathan Skinner in 2010 in memory of Jonathan LaRon Skinner to provide scholarships to graduating high school seniors. The scholarship may provide a non-renewable award for students who will pursue full-time undergraduate degrees from accredited post-secondary institutions. Scholarships will be applied to the cost of undergraduate tuition, fees, room and board, and other college expenses.

    To receive consideration, applicants must:
    -Attend a Forsyth County high school and reside in The Winston-Salem Foundation's service area with preference given to students attending Quality Education High School of Business and Entrepreneurship
    -Be graduating high school seniors
    -Have a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 and a transcript reflecting a challenging course selection
    -Be African-American
    -Demonstrate financial need, but not restricted to lower family incomes (student's merit will be considered to a greater degree)

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

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