The Central Savannah River Area (CSRA) Alumni Chapter of Claflin University will award $1,000 scholarships, to eligible students in the CSRA who plan to matriculate at Claflin University during the next school year and/or to students in the CSRA who are presently enrolled at Claflin University.
Be graduating CSRA seniors from an accredited senior high school, career developing center, or be a presently enrolled CSRA student at Claflin University. Current Claflin students must be in good standing with the university academically.
Have applied to, have been accepted to, and/or be a full-time student at the University.
Submit to the Scholarship Committee Chairperson of the CSRA Alumni Chapter, the following:
A 500 word essay. You should address in your essay: your college goals and choice of major, what you intend to do with your education, and why a scholarship is important to you. Include any academic and non-academic accomplishments, personal characteristics,or experiences that make you uniquely worthy of scholarship consideration.
A copy of high school or college transcript.
Three letters of recommendations (Example: Professor, Teacher, Guidance Counselor, Volunteer Coordinator, Mentor, Pastor etc.).
- The "CSRA" is a 13-county East Georgia region with an economic center being the consolidated government of Augusta-Richmond County.
- These 13 counties are Richmond, Columbia, Burke, Wilkes, Lincoln, Washington, Hancock, Taliaferro, Warren, Glascock, McDuffie, Jenkins and Jefferson.
- Five South Carolina counties are considered part of the CSRA. They are Aiken, Edgefield, McCormick, Allendale and Barnwell counties.
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All materials must be submitted ground shipping/ UPS/FedEx/USPS/ mail. All ground shipping submissions should be postmarked by Friday, June 1, 2018. Send all ORIGINAL application components (CSRA Application, Essay, Official or Unofficial High School or College Transcript and Recommendation Letters) to:
CSRA Alumni Chapter
Attn: Dr. Willie L. Frazier
1505 Weaver Drive
Augusta, Georgia 30909
CSRA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE:
FRIDAY, JUNE 1, 2018