The Urban League of Greater Atlanta Young Professionals (ULGA-YP) will award five scholarships to deserving African- American students in the metro area.
The scholarship is open to high school seniors who plan to seek an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in the fall of 2014.
“The scholarship is awarded to African American high school seniors who will be attending a college or university, and demonstrates outstanding academic achievement, community service, and leadership,” said ULGA-YP Community Service Chairperson Shani Woolard. “The award of $1,000 is to be applied to textbooks, supplies or other educational expenses. Special consideration will be given to potential candidates who participate in ULGA-YP community service events.”