CC TAYLOR FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION PACKAGE - DUE MARCH 31st.

Thank you for your interest in applying for a scholarship given through the CC Taylor Foundation, a faith-led value-based non-profit public charity. This application package is specifically for students who are planning to attend a college/university/vocational-technical training or seminary in the Fall. Please read the instructions carefully before submitting your complete application package
RESTRICTIONS: (1) Eligibility for one of the endowed scholarships, students must possess and maintain a B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) or higher Grade Point Average. (2) Only apply for a Reverend Marjean Taylor-Myatt ICS Head Start Center undergraduate scholarship if you attended the Marjean Taylor-Myatt Head Start Center in Holly Springs, Mississippi. (3) The Mildred and Washington Johnson Undergraduate Scholarship are available to entering first-year students at Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama. (4) The John L. "Coach" Taylor Achievement Award provides Board Certification Pay to Perform grants/scholarships prioritizing the acquisition of talented educators who identify as BIPOC and attract them to Mississippi. The award focuses on preventing stop-outs, re-enrolling dropouts/returners, and attracting Pell Grant-eligible adults who are transferring or have never attended college to earn long-term career certificates or complete a degree program offered by an accredited Institution of Higher Learning. (5) The Ministerial Stipend is open to historically underrepresented seminarians serving underserved communities regardless of faith tradition. The ministerial stipend application has a $150.00 non-refundable processing fee.

High School Details

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Please upload official High School Transcript which should include GPA, Class Percentile, and SAT/ACT Scores

ACT/SAT Details

Additional Details

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*Submission of this form constitutes agreement with the Privacy Act Statement and authorization to use the photograph in CC Taylor Foundation-ChaplainCare's marketing materials.
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For undergraduate scholarships, please upload a signed copy of your parents' IRS Form 1040 or W-2s (Redact sensitive information, e.g., SSN).

Essay

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Write a 500-1,000 words essay that addresses your intended major and career personal goals as they relate to your major. Share a time when you had a tough decision to make. What did you do? What would you do differently? What was the outcome? Who is the most influential person in your life, and how come? What do you want to do with your life and career, and what steps will you take to achieve your ambitious goals and dreams? Only upload if you did not use the space above or need more space.

Please upload three (3) letters of recommendation from: Faith Group Leader, Educator, and Community/Civic/Corporate Leader

Please ask each person providing you with a letter of recommendation to use the online form at: https://cctaylorfoundation.org/recommend-a-scholar/
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Please add the names, email addresses, and phone numbers below of those recommending you so the Foundation can confirm their willingness and follow-up to ensure the recommendation is received before March 31st.

Privacy Statement

Privacy Act Statement Under the authority of Article 5 U.S.C 301, Information Act, your name, address, and telephone number may be requested. This information is asked to keep the records of all applicants, forwarding names to other available funds and for The CC Taylor Foundation-ChaplainCare promotional purposes. Individuals who do not agree to this privacy statement will be excluded from the list sent to different scholarship funds and CC Taylor Foundation activities. *Submission of this form constitutes agreement with the Privacy Act Statement and authorization to use the photograph in CC Taylor Foundation's marketing materials.