Chi-Town Goodfellas, Inc. - Antwain Jones "For The Culture" Scholarship
Organization & Scholarship Overview:
The Chi-Town GoodFellas are all products of Chicago Public Schools and we would like to assist at least one graduating senior from our five Alma Maters with a monetary gift to assist in their college funding.
CHICAGO PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS MUST APPLY VIA ACADEMIC WORKS ONLY
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- Must be a full-time graduating high school senior (class of 2020) in good standing at King College Prep, Phillips, Simeon, Hyde Park, or Bronzeville Scholastic
- Must be accepted to an accredited college or university
- Must have a minimum unweighted GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale or equivalent
- Official CPS transcript of scholastic record for all semesters or quarters through and including 7th semester
- Two (2) Letters of Recommendation (non-family members). Minimum of 1 Letter of Recommendation must be from school staff
- Copy of College/University acceptance letter
- Provide your 2020 Student Aid Report (SAR) for proper federal tax documentation of the award.
- Write an essay on the following topic (Please respond thoroughly and give details in 700-12,000 words):
a. Describe an event in which you took a leadership role and what you learned about yourself. Describe how your future academic and career goals will impact your community.
The organization will select the best 2 applicants from the combined application pool from all 5 High Schools.
Open to DREAMers: Yes
Questions? Please feel free to contact us via email at Chitowngoodfellas@gmail.com and indicate Chi-Town GoodFellas Scholarship in the subject line.