Eligibility: Must be an African-American senior residing in New Castle County who has a 2.5 GPA and will be attending a Historically Black College or University. Must write a brief essay on how a college education will help him/her make an impact upon the community and affect his/her life. Community and church service are considered. Personal recommendation is required.
Award: Minimum $1,000, depending on GPA and materials submitted. Awardees can re-apply after the first year.
Contact: Dianne Michael, P.O. Box 7593, Wilmington, DE. 19803-7593, 302.475.9288
For 27 years, Back to Basics Learning Dynamics Inc. has been recognized as the undisputed leader in one-on-one tutoring in Delaware. In addition, the company offers a unique Department of Education-approved Private School for grades K-12 and a Private Business and Trade School for ages 16 and older. Back to Basics is the 2010 Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.