$1,500
Avg. Amount Awarded
306
Days
April 26 2020
Application Deadline
9
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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The Frederick B. Abramson Memorial Foundation Scholarships

Description

The Abramson Scholarship Foundation offers financial and mentoring support to DC public high school graduates who demonstrate academic promise, financial need, and a commitment to community service. To be eligible for an Abramson Scholarship, you must: - Be graduating in June 2019 from a public high school located in the District of Columbia (D.C.) - Be a D.C. resident - Have admission to and commitment to attend an accredited four-year college in the United States as a candidate for a degree - Have a demonstrated commitment to community service - Have an economic need for financial assistance and a family income of less than $70,000 Have a solid academic record demonstrated by an overall 2.75 GPA or better, at least 1000 combined SAT scores among evidence-based reading plus writing and math, and a combined score of 12 or above if youÔÇÖve taken the optional SAT essay, or at least 20 combined ACT scores.

Amount Details

$2,000
Low Amount Awarded
$13,500
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of District of Columbia

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Contact Lisa Richards Toney
Executive Director
info@abramsonfoundation.org
Tel: 202-470-5425
Fax: 202-318-2482 Address P.O. Box 7810
Washington, DC 20044-7810