Always Giving Back Foundation Scholarships

Organization & Scholarship Overview:
The AGB Foundation is passionate about education, and our College Scholarships program offers financial tools to help young people on their path to a better life. The AGB Foundation believes that providing access to higher education in Chicago’s underserved neighborhoods is a key to rebuilding those communities. Our College Scholarships program rewards deserving students from areas of our city that are economically disadvantaged and racially segregated. Students can only apply to 1 of the 5 scholarships available.

Website: Always Giving Back Foundation
Application: Access Here
Informational Flyer: View Here

Listing of all available scholarships…
PLEASE NOTE YOU CAN ONLY APPLY TO ONE SCHOLARSHIP

Nia Griffin Scholarship

  • Eligible students must have a minimum of 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher and have diverse learning needs.

John H. Griffin, III Scholarship

  • Eligible students must have a minimum of 3.0 cumulative GPA and qualify for free and reduced lunch.

Geneva Stringer Scholarship

  • Eligible students must have a minimum of 3.0 cumulative GPA and be a 1st generation college student.

Najia Griffin Scholarship

  • Eligible students must have a minimum of 3.0 cumulative GPA and be a student athlete in high school.

Jibril Griffin Scholarship

  • Eligible students must have a minimum of 3.0 cumulative GPA and have shown an interest in technology or engineering.

Required Documents:

  1. High school transcript
  2. One (1) letter of recommendation from a teacher
  3. Short essay

Renewable: No
Open to DREAMers: Yes
Questions? Please email Sara Martinez at smartinez@agbfd.org

Award
$2,000
Deadline
05/07/2021