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Scholarship Name Maxine A. Smith Scholarship
Scholarship Sponsor Community Foundation of Greater Memphis
Category Member Affiliation  ()
Available for H.S. Students

Available for College Students

The Maxine A. Smith Scholarship was established for graduating high school seniors who have participated in the ACT-SO (Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics) program. This is a one-time scholarship opportunity. All scholarship recipients will be expected to attend a reception in their honor in late May or early June.

Criteria includes:
Be graduating high school seniors and have participated in ACT-SO. Preference will be given to NAACP members
Have a minimum of a 2.5 (C) GPA out of a 4.0 point system
Submit a typed essay telling about their experiences in ACT-SO.

Notes 2009 Deadline - the deadline posted on the website is April 1 (please confirm by checking the organization's website directly).
Contact Community Foundation of Greater Memphis

1900 Union Ave.

Memphis, TN 38104
Phone (901) 728-4600<