OVERVIEW

The goal of the 2021 NAACP Loudoun Branch Scholarship is to provide financial assistance and encouragement to high school graduates of color, specifically African American/Black students, in Loudoun County.

A financial scholarship can alter the
trajectory of a high school graduate. Historically, students of color, specifically African American/Black students in Loudoun County have been under represented as financial scholarship recipients and continue to face many barriers in their purist of financial support beyond high school.


For over 80 years, the NAACP Loudoun Branch continues to be the catalyst toward building a better future by investing in the youth of Loudoun County.


AWARD
Recipient(s) will receive $1,000 to aid in funding their post high school aspirations

CRITERIA
Applicant must be a:

  • resident of Loudoun County, Virginia
  • high school graduating senior
  • member of a historically under represented group

SUBMISSION PACKET
Click Here to Complete Application

  • Scholarship Application
  •   - Tell us how this scholarship will make a difference in your life.
  • Interest video or essay
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    Tell us how this scholarship will make a difference in your life.

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    What are your professional aspirations?

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    What makes you the best candidate to receive this scholarship?

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    Describe a time you faced adversity and how you persevered?
  • Letter(s) of recommendation (up to 3, not related to applicant)
  • Parent or Legal Guardian Information

DEADLINE:  Monday, May 31, 2021 at 11:59 pm EST

Questions? Please send all correspondence to scholarship@naacploudoun.org.


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