SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS OVERVIEW
MAMA MARY UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP – $1,000
Named for Mary Rhodes (inset). Awarded to a blackgirl undergraduate student. Must apply.
MAMA AUDRE GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP – $1,000
Named for Audre Lorde. Awarded to a blackgirl graduate student. Must apply. Preference is given to applicants who conduct research with/for blackgirls.
WARRIOR MOTHER AWARD – $1,000
Gift card applied toward computer purchase for a blackgirl who is a mother (biological, foster, othermother) and enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student. No application required; must be nominated. Preference is given to nominees/mothers who are primary parents.
"RECLAIMING MY TIME" (RMT) AWARD – $250
Named after much celebrated declaration of Congressman Maxine Waters (July 2017). Gift card applied toward self-care activities. No application required; must be nominated. Preference is given to nominees who are enrolled in an academic or training program.
Maximize your body with fitness classes at Cycle Therapy
Surrender to a restful staycation at Welcome Inn Manor Bed and Breakfast
Pamper your hands and nails at A Polished Work
Nourish your hair at Huetiful Salon
Indulge in a farm-to-table dinner for you and guests at Majani Restaurant
Revitalize your skin with products from Skin Deep Bodycare
Gift certificate to be redeemed at The Black Mall