AKA Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation - Waller Continuing Education Scholarship

Organization & Scholarship Description:
The Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation (IPCDF) is offering educational scholarship opportunities to assist a graduating high school senior or adult student with achieving his or her goals. The Waller Continuing Education Scholarship is provided to a person interested in continuing his or her academic advancement, pursuing a trade, or continuing his or her personal or professional development. Examples of the type of student this scholarship aims to assist include, but are not limited to: a graduating high school senior who either recently re-engaged in school, was previously involved in the juvenile justice system or is a parent; a graduating high school senior with diverse learning needs who will continue their educational or personal training opportunities; a current or former caregiver in need of a refresher course to remain in or return to the workforce; someone who needs funds to learn a certain skill set to fulfill a lifelong dream; or someone whose employer does not offer financial assistance with professional development.

Website: AKA Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation
Application Access Here
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Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a graduating high school senior
  • A completed scholarship application
  • Submission of a typed essay (450 – 500 words)
  • The most recent unofficial transcript uploaded directly to the application
  • An acceptance letter or other proof of enrollment on official letterhead from the institution/program you will attend during the 2022-2023 academic year

Essay Topic: What is your highest professional or career aspiration? What inspired you to pursue this career and how will this scholarship help you reach that goal?

Renewable: No
Open to DREAMers: Yes
For questions or concerns regarding this scholarship and application: email the Scholarship Provider at Scholarships@ipcdf.org