2019 Project R.E.W.A.R.D.S. Scholarship Program

2019 PROJECT R.E.W.A.R.D.S. SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM IS NOW OPEN AND ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of the 2019 Project R.E.W.A.R.D.S. Scholarship Program. The program is opened to graduating high school seniors currently enrolled in the College Track New Orleans program. Scholars who meet the criteria are eligible for consideration for a $1,000.00 (minimum value) scholarship award. 

Scholarships are awarded in the following categories: Most Improved, High Academic Achievement, and Overcoming Adversity.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Graduating High School Seniors currently enrolled in College Track New Orleans
  • Attend the College and Career Network & Chill event on April 9 & 10, 2019
  • Complete at least 100 hours of community service
  • Have at least 80% attendance to your senior college advising workshops
  • Complete high school successfully with a minimum 2.75 cumulative Grade Point Average (B-) (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Demonstrate a history of commitment to their community through leadership activities, community service and/or work experience
  • Be accepted to a four-year college or university as a full-time, first-year student

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Completed application form
  • Official high school transcript
  • Two letters of recommendation from a guidance counselor, teacher, clergy, employer or other community member
  • Complete and have parent/guardian sign Consent & Release Form
  • A 400-650 word essay about yourself and the scholarship category that best describes you and the work you have done this year
  • Proof of acceptance to an accredited 4-year college or university

TIMELINE

  • DEADLINE for scholarship application submission is Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. CST (NO EXCEPTIONS)
  • Malcolm Jenkins Scholars will be announced during the College Track New Orleans Launch to College and Careers Ceremony in May

If you are having trouble accessing the online application or you would like more information about the scholarships, please contact:

Lauren Narcisse
Interim Site Director | College Track New Orleans
2225 Congress Street
New Orleans, LA 70117
Office: (504) 577-2023 | Cell: (504) 920-8484
Lnarcisse@collegetrack.org 
www.collegetrack.org