Tag: scholarship

South African teen wins Google prize using orange peel against drought

South African teen wins Google prize using orange peel against drought

| October 4, 2016

(GIN)—The grand prize winner at this year’s Google science fair was a 16 year old South African schoolgirl who earned a full scholarship for her project “No More Thirsty Crops” aimed at ending the country’s punishing drought. Kiara Nirghin bested students from around the world with her project that transformed simple orange peels into a […]

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South Side High School’s Clopton, Smith earn Milton M. Morgan scholarships

South Side High School’s Clopton, Smith earn Milton M. Morgan scholarships

| August 17, 2016

Special to Frost Illustrated Courtesy of the Milton M. Morgan Family FORT WAYNE—On Sunday, August 14, Turner Chapel AME Church awarded the Milton M. Morgan, M.D. Scholarship to two area high school students—Brianna Clopton and Kelsey Smith. The scholarship is named in honor of the late Dr. Milton Morgan, a general surgeon, who practiced medicine […]

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UAW International vice president keynote speaker at the APRI Annual Scholarship Banquet

UAW International vice president keynote speaker at the APRI Annual Scholarship Banquet

| April 4, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Chapter of the A. Philip Randolph Institute (APRI) is scheduled to hold its annual Scholarship Award Banquet at 6 p.m., April 9 at Link’s Wonderland, 1711 E. Creighton Ave. Jimmy Settles Jr, United Autoworkers International vice-president is the scheduled featured keynote kpeaker. Settles began his career as a trade union activist […]

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Fort Wayne Deltas accepting scholarship applications

Fort Wayne Deltas accepting scholarship applications

| March 22, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. currently is accepting scholarship applications for the annual Floretta A. Clancy Memorial Scholarship for College. The monetary awards are available to local students of African American heritage—male or female–who are pursuing or continuing their education beyond high school. An application form with the […]

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My Brother’s Keepers/My Sister’s Keepers to announce winners at Scholarship Ball

My Brother’s Keepers/My Sister’s Keepers to announce winners at Scholarship Ball

| February 16, 2016

FORT WAYNE—To celebrate and support academic excellence, My Brother’s Keepers/My Sister’s Keepers Organization is scheduled to host its Second Annual Lighthouse Scholarship Ball at 6 p.m., Feb. 20 at the The Summit, 1027 W. Rudisill Boulevard. The ball will feature several prominent high school seniors who have academically excelled in the program and have pioneered […]

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Jennings Center awards scholarship to two students

Jennings Center awards scholarship to two students

| June 18, 2015

By Anita Dortch A Power Angel on Assignment Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—The Jennings Center, one of the city’s longest operating and renowned youth centers, recently selected two young school achievers to receive scholarships at the 57th Annual Teenage Sunday. This year’s scholarship recipients are: Jasmine White, senior at South Side High School is […]

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Ayers Communications accepting scholarship applications

Ayers Communications accepting scholarship applications

| May 19, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Ayers Communications Inc. currently is accepting applications for its 2015 scholarship awards. The scholarship was established in honor of Dr. Alan McGee and family. Ayers Communications plans to award three $500 scholarships to students during the Fifth Annual Amnesty Festival, scheduled for Aug. 22 at McMillen Park. Applications are available at ayerscommunicationsinc.weebly.com at the […]

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A. Philip Randolph Institute to hold scholarship banquet

A. Philip Randolph Institute to hold scholarship banquet

| April 8, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Chapter of the A. Philip Randolph Institute (APRI) will hold its annual Scholarship Award Banquet Saturday, April 18 at Link’s Wonderland.  The event begins at 6 pm with dinner and entertainment. A Charles Redd A. Philip Randolph Scholarship will be awarded to two local high school seniors who display a commitment […]

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APRI invites high school seniors scholarships honoring Charles Redd A. Philip Randolph

APRI invites high school seniors scholarships honoring Charles Redd A. Philip Randolph

| January 13, 2015

FORTVWAYNE—In keeping with its mission to support the scholastic endeavors of young people, the Fort Wayne Chapter of the A. Philip Randolph Institute (APRI) is scheduled to award scholarships to two high school seniors who plan on pursuing a college or university education this year. “For APRI, we see education as a means to strengthen […]

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Photo: Masons grant local scholarship to Adrian Thomas

Photo: Masons grant local scholarship to Adrian Thomas

| January 24, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The Indiana Council of Deliberation State of Indiana under the leadership of Illustrious SGIG Deputy of Indiana Robert Thomas 33º recently award a $500 scholarship to Adrian Thomas. A graduate of South Side High School, where he earned an honors diploma in 2013, Thomas attends Indiana University, majoring in sports management. He also is […]

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