Friendly Reminder: 2017 NAACP Scholarship

Dear Participant,

The El Paso Branch affiliate of The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is dedicated to the education of minority groups and citizens of our community. We are proud to have the Scholarship Fund to assist in this endeavor.

Attached are the guidelines and an application for the El Paso Branch NAACP Scholarship. Under the direction of the Education Committee, the scholarships are allotted to accredited colleges and accredited career and technical colleges or trade schools in the State of Texas.

To be eligible to apply, all graduating high school seniors must complete their education during the 2016 – 2017 school years and must meet all graduation requirements as specified by policy and as set forth by the State of Texas before the end of June 2017 of their graduation year. College freshmen and college sophomores are also eligible to apply for our scholarships. All applications must be received by July 1, 2017.

All information provided on this application is considered privileged and will only be used by the Education Committee in determining eligibility for our scholarship. Should you or any of the applicants have any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact the Education Committee Chairpersons at (915) 857-5608 or (915) 920-8408.

All applications should be mailed to:

El Paso Branch NAACP #6175
c/o Education Committee
P.O. Box 4455
El Paso, Texas 79914

Respectfully yours,

Doris Hardwick & Sam Finlayson
Education Committee Co-Chairpersons
El Paso Branch NAACP