$1,000 College Scholarship Application Now Open!

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The application for the Alan & Mary Jo Lincoln (AMJL) Scholarship Program is now open. The scholarship aims to support career-driven African American high school seniors who’ve taken an active role in their schools and communities. Eligible applicants must also plan to enroll full-time at a college, university, or trade school for Fall 2024.

Alan and Mary Jo Lincoln are the owners/operators of Riverside Sales Group LLC, who believe in supporting the educational advancement of future African American leaders. Their goal is to reward youth who are actively committed to their school and local community and to alleviate some of the financial burdens of college/trade school attendance.

2024 marks the fifth year of the scholarship program. Previous AMJL recipients have matriculated to North Carolina A&T State University, The Ohio State University, and Spelman College.

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Criteria for Consideration:
-African American HS Senior graduating in 2024
-Plan to enroll full-time at a college, university, or trade school during Fall 2024
-Have at least a 2.5 cumulative grade point average
-Be involved in both school activities and community service

Interested Applicants Must Submit the Following by May 31, 2024:
Completed application form
-Two (2) letters of recommendation: One (1) from a school official and one (1) from a community organization/leader
-Official School transcript (MUST include SENIOR YEAR first semester grades)
-An essay of at least 500 words on the theme: “Race Relations in my Hometown.”

SCAN AND SHARE WITH POTENTIAL APPLICANTS AND SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY COUNSELORS/MENTORS!

For questions, please email [email protected]