The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Alabama Scholarship


    DESCRIPTION

    The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Alabama Scholarship is a highly selective, last-dollar scholarship for exceptional, Pell-eligible, minority, high school seniors. Starting in 2020, the scholarship will be awarded to top student leaders each year with the intent of promoting their academic excellence through college graduation, and providing them the opportunity to reach their full potential.



    GUIDELINES

    The application window is from December 1st to March 1st of every year.
    The student must graduate from high school and be admitted into a college before the scholarship is released



    BASIC ELIGIBILITY

    To apply, students must be:

    • A high school senior
    • From at least one of the following ethnicities: African-American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American
      Pell-eligible
    • A US citizen, national, or permanent resident
    • Must reside currently reside in the State of Alabama
    • In good academic standing with a minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)

    Additionally, a student must plan to enroll full-time, in a four-year degree program, at a US accredited, not-for-profit, private or public college or university.



    IDEAL CANDIDATE

    An ideal candidate will have:

    • An outstanding academic record in high school (in the top 20% of his/her graduating class)
    • Demonstrated leadership ability (e.g., as shown through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities)
    • Exceptional personal success skills (e.g., maturity, motivation, perseverance, etc.)


    APPLICATION

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    I have read and understand the conditions of the The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Alabama Scholarship. I give permission to officials of my institution to release transcripts of my academic record and other information requested for consideration in the The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Alabama Scholarship program. I understand that this application will be available only to qualified people who need to see it in the course of their duties. I waive the right to access letters of recommendation written on my behalf. I affirm the information contained herein is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge and belief.







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