Anthony (Tony) Gobar Juvenile Justice Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Description

Named in honor of Anthony Gobar of Jackson, a long-time juvenile justice specialist, this fund will provide an annual scholarship based on both merit and need for a full-time junior or senior at a public university in Mississippi or at Southern University in Louisiana majoring in criminal justice, political science, or counseling. The student must have a stated career interest in juvenile justice or a similar field and have demonstrated a strong commitment to community and public service. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and have at least a current grade point average of 2.5 on 4.0 scales.

Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior,


Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 2,500

Deadline: 2018-04-15


Sponsoring Organization Community Foundation of Greater Jackson
525 East Capitol St., Suite 5B
Jackson, MS 39201

Contact Person:

Phone: Telephone: (601) 974-6044

Fax: Fax: (601) 974-6045