$40,000 Ron Brown Scholar Program for African American High School Students- Deadline 1/9/2008.


The Ron Brown Scholar Program seeks to identify African-American high
school seniors who will make significant contributions to society.
Applicants must excel academically, exhibit exceptional leadership
potential, participate in community service activities and demonstrate
financial need. The applicant must be a US citizen or hold a permanent
resident visa card. Current college students are not eligible to

Each year, a minimum of ten students will be designated Ron Brown
Scholars and will receive $10,000 annually for four years, for a total
of $40,000. The recipients may use the renewable scholarships to
attend an accredited four-year college or university of their choice
within the United States. Ron Brown Scholarships are not limited to
any specific field or career objective and may be used to pursue any
academic discipline. More than 200 students have been designated as
Ron Brown Scholars since the inception of the Program.



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