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
APPLICATIONS AND NOMINATIONS
Application packets (complete with criteria and conditions) for the 2019 Mama Mary Scholarship and Mama Audre Scholarship will be made available Fall 2018.
Nomination information for the Warrior Award and Reclaiming My Time Award will be made available early 2019.