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Tom Joyner Foundation Full Ride Scholarship Accepting Applications
The Tom Joyner Foundation is now accepting applications for its
signature Full Ride scholarship program that will cover all expenses
of one student planning to attend an HBCU in the fall of 2017. Students
will receive full tuition and stipends for up to 10 semesters to cover on-
campus room and board and books. Students must meet the required
academic standards each semester to renew the funds each year.
To be eligible, students must meet the following criteria:
* A United States citizen
* Current high school seniors attending school in the United States
(applicant must be anticipating completion of high school degree in
the spring of 2017)
* Minimum high school grade point average of 3.50 (on a 4.00 grade
scale, excluding home school studies) & minimum SAT score of 1400
(based on the new SAT score format) or ACT score of 30.
* Applicants must apply and be accepted to an HBCU by July 1, 2017.
* Applicants must have demonstrated leadership abilities through
participation in community service, extracurricular or other activities.
The applications must be postmarked no later than January 20, 2017.
Interviews will occur in March 2017.