His other desire was to assist African-American young people to reach their fullest God-given potential.
The Scholarship will be offered once a year to an enrolled junior or senior college Student Adoption Program participant. The recipient must have at least a cumulative 2.75 GPA and must show leadership qualities as part of the application process.
$13,000 has been awarded to 7 students since 2005:
2005-2006 School Year
Keisha Williams-$3,000 Award
2007-2008 School Year
Maurine Lloyd- $2,000 Award
Shana Miles-$2,000 Award
2008-2009 School Year
Sade` Johnson- $2,000 Award;St. Joseph’s College
2009-2010 School Year
Wylodean Ledbetter Lynch-$1,500.00 Award
Tennessee State University
Chantel Johnson-$1,000.00 Award
St. Joseph’s College