This fund will provide scholarship assistance to help defray college or university expenses of African-American students from any Jefferson County Public School graduating with a minimum of 2.5 cumulative Grade Point Average and wish to attend any four-year post-secondary educational institution. Eligibility: Must graduate with a minimum 2.5 cumulative Grade Point Average and wish to attend any four-year post-secondary educational institution. Preference will be given to students who will be the first in their family to attend college. Initial recipients will be selected from the Whitney M. Young Scholars Program of the Lincoln Foundation. Award Amount: Minimum scholarship grants of $1,000 Annual Number of Scholarships: Dependent upon funds available Contact: Ms. Faye Owens, Lincoln Foundation, 200 W. Broadway, Suite 500, Louisville, KY 40202 or by calling (502) 585-4733. Application: Available on the website, or from The Community Foundation Giving primarily in Louisville and Jefferson County, KY.
Year of Need: College Freshman,
Type: Merit Based
Num Awards: Multiple
Min Award: 1000
Max Award: Varies
The Community Foundation of Louisville
Waterfront Plaza, 325 W. Main Street, Suite 1110
Louisville, KY 40202-4251
Phone: Telephone: (502) 585-4649
Fax: Fax: (502) 587-7484"