High School Scholarship

REV. DR. A.W. WATKINS HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

  • Must be a resident from the Central Alabama Area.
  • Must be a graduating senior.
  • Must have a minimum SAT score of 830 or ACT score of 17.
  • Must have a 2.5 or higher-grade point average.
  • Must possess leadership skills and show school / community involvement.
  • Must submit two letters of recommendations (e.g. Guidance Counselor, Pastor, Deacon or Community Leader / Organization) letters should include student name and must be no longer than two pages. ALL DOCUMENTS MUST BE MAILED DIRECTLY TO THE REV. DR. A.W. WATKINS SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION, INC: P.O. BOX 8045: MONTGOMERY, AL 36110​
  • Must submit a typed 500-word essay (must be double spaced) and must utilize the Modern Language Association (MLA) format. Essay Topic: Why do you feel diversity is important and in what ways do you feel diversity benefits college students. Punctuation, spelling and grammar will be checked thoroughly. You will be graded on originality of the essay.
  • Must mail official transcript by February 28, 2021.
  • Must provide a picture with the application packet. (The picture will be used for foundation website)
  • ALL DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED MUST BE POSTMARKED BY FEBRUARY 28, 2021.
  • ONLY COMPLETED APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED.
  • ​If you should have questions please contact Yolanda Watkins-Bailey or send an email awwatkinsfoundation@gmail.com or yolandawatkins01@hotmail.com.