Thomas F. Garrett Negro League Scholarships

$1,000

April 16, 2019

Awards Available: 3

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  • Scholarship Description
  • SABR's Negro Leagues Committee will award $1,000 scholarships to three high school seniors in its ninth annual Thomas R. Garrett Scholarship essay contest. Students must write a 1,200-word essay answering a question related to one of the Negro League figures who are the namesakes of the scholarships.-Tweed Webb, Rube Foster and Robert Peterson. Applicants must be a current high school senior anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application. Applicant must be planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution and carrying a minimum 2.5 GPA at the end of their junior year of high school. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Leslie Heaphy
  • Kent State University at Stark Campus
  • 6000 Frank Rd.
  • North Canton, OH 44720
  • Lheaphy@kent.edu
  • 330-244-3304

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