How to Apply

2024 Eligibility

• Qualifying Cumulative GPA is 2.5

• Must be African American 9th, 10th or 11th grade student in the following Tacoma/Pierce County school districts- University Place, Tacoma, Clover Park, Franklin Pierce, Puyallup, Bethel and Steilacoom.

• Students who are awarded will receive a check for $350 at our annual awards ceremony September 21, 2024

On-line Application

Go to  to complete 2024 online application

Please note:  Transcripts are due  July 12, 2024

On-line application must be completed and submitted by 12:00 June 29, 2024. 

Click here to print2024 Application   Paper application must be submitted by 

June 28, 2024.  If submitting by mail, must be post marked by June 28, 2024.

If you are submitting a paper application, please do not submit a duplicate on-line application.  Only one application will be considered i.e., an on-line or a complete paper application.

If you have question(s) please contact your school representative or email us at


How to Apply