Englewood Excellence Scholarship
Kingdom Avenue Inc, Imagine Englewood If and several other communtiy organizations will be transforming the corridor at 63rd and Halsted Street into an immersive HBCU experience! We will host this historic event in the heart of the community full of black and brown children! This experience will provide entertainment from fraternities and sororities all around the country, an explosive band performance, all while highlighting opportunities for access to quality higher education by introducing the community to multiple HBCU admission representatives.
This experience will also provide resources that meet the immediate needs of the community, such as 1000 backpacks for elementary and high school students, scholarship opportunities for students planning to attend an HBCU, 500 college care kits high school seniors, free food, and healthcare necessities provided by local clinics. We have also partnered with the following community organizations and local and state government officials to deepen the impact of this event:
Please complete this application to be considered for the Imagine Englewood If 2021 Englewood Excellence Scholarship. One student will be awarded $5,000. The amount will be paid directly to the student's historically black college or university (HBCU).
You will be required to show proof of residency, enrollment, and GPA before funds are disbursed.
Deadline to Apply: August 3, 2021
The scholarship recipient will be announced on August 7th at Englewood Stomp the Yard event.
Complete application by 11:59pm on August 3, 2021 for consideration for the IEi's $5,000 Englewood Excellence Scholarship.