2022 Scholarship Application for JSU Gulf Coast Alumni Chapter

           High school seniors who are interested in attending JSU in the fall, please complete the application. 

           Two $1000.00 scholarships will be awarded to deserving students who submit a completed application

           by April 1.                                      

                                                     

                                                                                   JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY

                                                                                 GULF COAST ALUMNI CHAPTER                                               

                                                                               2022 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

 

Name:  _____________________________________   Email Address:  ________________________________

 

Address:  _________________________________________________________________________________

 

Home Phone Number:  __________________________    Cell Phone Number:  _________________________

 

Parent/Guardian Name:  _____________________________________________________________________

 

Parent Home Phone Number:  ____________________   Parent Cell Phone Number:  ____________________

 

High School Attending:  __________________________   Cumulative GPA:  ________   ACT Score:  _________

 

What school/community organizations are you a member of:  _______________________________________

 

_________________________________________________________________________________________

 

What extracurricular activities do you participate in:  ______________________________________________

 

_________________________________________________________________________________________

 

What are your short-term goals:  ______________________________________________________________

 

_________________________________________________________________________________________

 

What are your long-term goals:  _______________________________________________________________

 

_________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

Signature of Applicant:  __________________________________________________

 

Applications, essays and transcripts should be mailed to:  Jackson State University,

Gulf Coast Alumni Chapter, P. O. Box 7733, Gulfport MS  39501.

 

The deadline to submit application and complete all other requirements is April 15, 2022.

 

  

   JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY

   GULF COAST ALUMNI CHAPTER

 P. O. Box 7733

 GULFPORT, MS  39501

 

2022 SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

 

The Jackson State University – Gulf Coast Alumni Chapter will award two $1,000.00 scholarships to high school seniors who will be entering JSU in the fall of 2022.  Consideration will be given to all applicants who satisfy the scholarship requirements, however there will only be two recipients.  The deadline to meet the following criteria is April 15, 2022:

 

  • Applicant must submit a completed scholarship application.

  • Applicant must submit a typed essay (500 words or more).

    • Topic: “Why I would like to attend Jackson State University.”

  • Applicant must submit an official transcript from his/her high school.

  • Applicant must live within the three coastal counties of Jackson, Harrison and Hancock.

 

Requirements for selection as scholarship recipient:

  • Recipient must attend at least one Jackson State University – Gulf Coast Alumni Chapter meeting or sponsored event during the school year.

  • Student must attend at least one National Alumni meeting in Jackson as a guest of the Gulf Coast Alumni Chapter.

  • Student must volunteer in the Jackson State University Office of Alumni Affairs for at least two hours during the school year.

  • Student must stay in contact with the Jackson State University – Gulf Coast Alumni Chapter.

 

For more information visit the JSU – Gulf Coast Alumni Chapter website or contact one of the members listed below: 

jsugulfcoast.weebly.com

Willie Cooper – Gulf Coast Chapter President (228) 238-7679

Tamara Proctor – Scholarship Committee Chair (228) 697-2743

Dora Davis-Kennedy – Scholarship Committee Member (228) 229-9796

Roger Magee – Scholarship Committee Member (228) 363-1992

Brenda Matthews – Scholarship Committee Member (228) 864-5233

 

                                                                                                           FMBC SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

 ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Member of FMBC who attends/attended church regularly, actively participates/participated in at least one (1) church minis try.  

  • Recent high school graduate at the time of initial application OR

  • Prior award recipient who is renewing eligibility as an undergraduate student in good academic standing. 

  • If attending a community college, must complete a maximum of 4 semesters within 3 years of graduating from high school.

  • Must be single and not older than 23 years old.

   APPLICATION GUIDELINES AND PROCEDURES:

  • All high school seniors are eligible to apply for scholarship per school semester.  

  • Applications may be obtained from the door of the church Sunday School Superintendent.

  •  Application packet must be fully completed and submitted with required signatures and supporting documents by September 24,2021 for Fall enrollment and by February 7 ,2022 for Spring enrollment.

  • Application packet must be mailed to the P.O. Box 6175, Gulfport, MS 39506 or emailed to secretary @fmbchandsboro.org

  • Incomplete and/or late applications will not be accepted. 

  • Parent or Student must be a church member in good standing.

  • Parent must reside in Harrison, Hancock, or Jackson County.

SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE MEMBERS:

Joyce Burton, Chairman

Charles Davis

Jackie Lawrence

Searcy Taylor

Purvis McBride

Catherine Miles

Leola Robey

Larry Stewart

 

 

 

 

 

(Revised January 2017) 

 

 

First Missionary Baptist Church of Handsboro

P.O. Box 6175

Gulfport, MS 39506

(228) 896-1299

                                                                                                                    Rev. S.V. Adolph Jr., Pastor

The purpose of the FMBC Scholarship Memorial Fund is to encourage educational growth and to provide financial assistance to FMBC members who are seeking higher education at a college or university.  

 

The fund assists graduating high school seniors and renewal applicants who are enrolled for completion of an undergraduate degree.  The maximum award, based on availability of funds, is $400.00 per school semester for full time enrollment (as determined by the school).  The award will be pro-rated for students who are enrolled less than full time.   Scholarship awards will be paid to the student as a one-time award per semester.

 

Scholarship awards are not automatically renewed for successive school years.  Current recipients must submit a new application to be eligible for renewal. 

 

FMBC SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 24,2021(Fall); February 7, 2022 (Spring)

*PLEASE PRINT ALL RESPONSES*

 

    AGE: _________                                                                                           Date Joined FMBC: _________________________

I am a (check one)

  • Graduating High School Senior/First Time Applicant      □ Freshman      □   Sophomore      □   Junior     □   Senior

  • Continuing College Student/Renewal Applicant (attach copy of college transcript) 

 

First Name:__________________________________Last Name: _______________________________

Street Address:________________________________________ Apt. # (if applicable)________________

City: ________________________________________________State: __________________________Zip Code: _________

Home Phone/Cell Phone: _________________________________Email address: ____________________________________

HIGH SCHOOL ATTENDED:_______________________________Date of Graduation: ________________ACT Score: ________

 

PARENT(S) NAME: ____________________________________________________________________________________

 

PHONE:_____________________________________________ADDRESS/CITY/STATE/ZIP___________________________

 

 

PLEASE LIST THE FMBC CHURCH MINISTRIES, ACTIVITIES, ETC. IN WHICH YOU PARTICIPATED: (Must be a FMBC Member in Good Standing for at least One (1) Year)

  1. ____________________________________Sponsor’s Name: _________________________________________

  2.  

  3. ____________________________________Sponsor’s Name: _________________________________________

 

COLLEGE YOU ARE ATTENDING: (attach copy of transcript)

COLLEGE MAJOR and Expected Graduation Date:

 

I/We certify that the above stated information is true, complete and correct to the best of our knowledge

Student _______________________________________Date____________Classification: ________________

Parent ________________________________________Date: ____________Phone: _____________________

VERIFICATION OF ENROLLMENT STATUS

(TO BE COMPLETED BY REGISTRAR with SEAL)

I hereby certify the following:

Student is enrolled in _________hours on a Semester/Trimester/Quarter (circle one)

Student is:  ____Full Time   ______3/4 Time ______Half Time _____Less than Half Time (check one)

Student is enrolled in good standing for the current term of enrollment: ____Yes   ____No

REGISTRAR’S NAME: ____________________________________Phone: ___________________________

Signature: ______________________________________________Date: ___________________________

                                                                                                   (SEAL)