Applications for our 2023 Scholarship Program
are now open!
Medgar Scott Memorial Scholarship $5,000 award to one (1) male student
Angela Scott STEM Scholarship $5,000 award to one (1) female STEM student
Medgar and Angela Scott Scholarship $2,500 award to one (1) student
Hello Graduating Senior!
Congratulations on the culmination of twelve years of hard work and academic development! You have indeed reached a milestone in your life, and the best is yet to come. As you move forward to further your education, the Medgar and Angela Scott Foundation would like to assist you.
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide an opportunity for students to further their education in a world of growing costs and challenges. Our organization is dedicated to helping young men and women advance their education.
We will award three (3) scholarships totaling $12,500 to outstanding students in the Vicksburg area.
The criteria for eligibility of our scholarship program:
A graduating senior planning to pursue a bachelor degree and has been accepted to a four-year college/university
Copy of Acceptance letter from College/University
Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above on a 4.0 scale shown on a copy of the student's high school transcript.
Copy of ACT and/or SAT scores
Demonstrated involvement in applicant’s school activities and community
Two letters of recommendation:
One (1) from a teacher or school counselor of the applicant
One (1) from someone that has known the applicant while he or she attended high school, but is not a relative, (i.e., a neighbor, church member, friend of your parents)
Submission of a 500-word essay (see page 4 for instructions)
Attach a color photograph (jpeg print quality headshot)
Download, print, and complete the application.
EMAIL COMPLETED PACKETS TO:
MAIL COMPLETED PACKETS TO:
Medgar and Angela Scott Foundation
Attn: Scholarship Committee
2710 Sherman Avenue
Vicksburg, MS 39183
COMPLETED PACKETS MUST BE RECEIVED BY MAY 15, 2023
*Scholarship winners will be announced June 15, 2023
Questions?? Contact Angela Scott at (770) 845-9772 or