The Agnes Jones Jackson/ NAACP Scholarship


The NAACP founded the Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship, a long-time member and supporter at the organization’s branch in San Francisco, California. Forty qualifying students will be awarded scholarships in memory of the late Agnes Jones Jackson.
Scholarship eligibility: Applicants must currently be a member of the NAACP and a US citizen, must not be age 25 by the application deadline, must currently be accepted or enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States and must exhibit financial need based on the federal poverty standards.

Applicants must be a full-time graduating high school senior or undergrad with an average 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale system. Graduate students may be full or part-time but must hold a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale system.

The award amount is $2,000, and the deadline to apply is usually in MAY.

For more details and/or to apply, visit:
https://www.poisefoundation.org/the-agnes-jones-jackson-scholarship