50 Hurt Plaza, Suite 449 Atlanta GA 30303 404/688-5525 404/688-3060 (Fax) http://www.atlcf.org/GrantsScholarships/Scholarships.aspx scholarships@atlcf.org
  • Scholarship Name :
    Community Foundation For Greater Atlanta, Inc., (George And Pearl Strickland Scholarship)
  • Number Of Awards :
    20-30
  • Renewable :
    Yes; Previous recipients are renewed if they continue to meet the scholarship’s criteria and submit the current year’s renewal application
  • States In Which Available :
    Georgia
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $$1,000-$2,000
  • Deadline :
    Varies
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    For undergraduate or graduate students with financial need enrolled or accepted for enrollment at Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, Morehouse School of Medicine, Morris Brown College or Spelman College. Must be a legal resident of Georgia; demonstrate financial need, potential for success in chosen field, and commitment to community service; have a minimum 2.0 GPA.
  • Specific Target Group :
    All
  • How To Apply :
    See website for additional information and application. Submit with official transcript(s), financial information form including the 1st page of federal income tax form 1040, 2 scholarship recommendation forms and optional recommendation letters, letter of acceptance from the school you plan to attend next fall (if a recent high school graduate) and copy of Georgia license or ID. Send application to The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, The Strickland Scholarship Fund, Scholarship Management Services, Scholarship America, One Scholarship Way, P.O. Box 297, Saint Peter, MN 56082. If you have questions, call 507/931-1682 or e-mail communityfoundation@scholarshipamerica.org.
  • Contact To :
    Lisa Glanville, 404/308-0055