Ashton Washington Women of Color Annual Scholarship
The recipient must be a woman of color currently enrolled as a senior in any high school in the state of Mississippi.
The recipient must plan to attend a HBCU in the state of Mississippi.
The recipient of this scholarship will receive a $1,000 scholarship paid directly to the junior college or university of his/her choice.
Applicants will be required to submit a 2-4 minute video presentation answering the following question.
“I long, just as every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself.” - Maya Angelou
Do you think the sense of belongingness is important in the educational setting? Why or why not?
Please include the following in your response:
Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA; must submit school transcript when applicable.