Venus Morris Griffin Scholarship Fund

Expires On: Wednesday February 15th, 2023 12:00pm
Scholarship Provider: The Venus Morris Griffin Scholarship Fund, Inc.
Career Choice:
Geographic Limitations: Kenai Peninsula
Who Can Apply: Graduating Seniors, Homeschool
Dollar Amount: 10000

(Last Updated On: October 13, 2022)

The Venus Morris Griffin Scholarship Fund, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) organization. Their annual scholarship has opened for high school seniors. The annual scholarship is for $10,000 and is not academic-based and is available for students with an incarcerated parent.

Important Dates

  • Application open date: September 1, 2022
  • Application deadline: February 15, 2023
  • Scholarship announcement: March 2023

To Qualify

  • You MUST be a High School Senior in the United States
  • You MUST have a biological parent that is currently incarcerated
  • Students that are adopted and in foster care that meet all terms and conditions are encouraged to apply
  • You MUST prove acceptance into either an institution of higher learning or a trades program, by March 2023 – Payment shall be made directly to the institution
  • You MUST show proof of acceptance to attend college in the next one year and also provide an invoice issued by the institution
  • Only one (1) entry letter is allowed per person/household explaining how having an incarcerated parent has impacted your life
  • All scholarship money MUST be used on tuition ONLY and within the first or second year of high school graduation
  • Winners will be notified by email, posted on and announced in March 2023

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