Eligibility: Open to any African American senior residing in New Castle County who has a 2.5 GPA and will be attending a Historically Black College or University. A brief essay must be written on how a college education will help you make an impact upon the community and affect your life. Community and Church service are considered. Personal recommendation is required.
Award: Minimum $1,000, depending on GPA and materials submitted. Awardees can reapply after the first year.
Deadline: April 10, 2010
Contact: Dianne Michael, P.O. Box 7593, Wilmington, DE. 19803-7593, 302.475.9288
For 25 years, Back to Basics in Wilmington, Delaware has been recognized as the area’s undisputed leader in one-on-one tutoring. In addition, the firm offers a unique Delaware private school for grades K-12 and a Private Business and Trade School for adults. Back to Basics is the 2010 Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.