April 30, 2024
P.O. Box 8441
The Montford Point Marine Association believes "There is no better way to protect the future than by helping our youth with their higher educational goals." DC 6 is proud to honor this commitment by offering scholarships to individuals in the DC, Maryland and Virginia area. Scholarship award amount $2,500.00 made payable to the school of enrollment. Scholarship deadline is April 30th.ADVERTISEMENT
Applicants must meet the following criteria: A Minority or Person of Color; A graduating high school senior with grade point average of 2.7 or above; A Resident of Washington D.C., Maryland or Virginia; Extra curricular activity at school, community or church; Submit one official (sealed) copy of your transcript; Proof of acceptance to an accredited Historically Black College or University (HBCU), Community College, Vocational, Technical or Trade School. *If awarded a copy of your registration or class schedule will be required to verify enrollment; Two Letters of Recommendation highlighting outstanding leadership qualities; and Provide a typed 250-500-word essay on the following topic: "How does the determination of the Montford Point Marines help impact your decision to further pursue your education?"
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