2023 Grigsby Scholarship

2023 Grigsby Scholarship

Follow this link to access the printable application to “The Valjeanne Taylor Grigsby Book Scholarship Award for 2023: https://stanthonyatlanta.org/scholarship_for_grigsby_2023/

The Members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church announce they are now accepting applications for the 2023 cycle of this award in memory of their beloved Soror and former Parishioner.

The Valjeanne Taylor Grigsby Book Scholarship Award will benefit a deserving college-bound graduating high school senior who attends St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church.  The award is an academic award to assist a college freshman with books and study materials. Any college-bound student who is a member of the St. Anthony Parish may apply for the Book Scholarship.

The criteria for the selection of the college-bound student will consist of: Stated Financial Need; Academic Achievements; Essay – “My Goals Beyond High School” or “My Tentative Career Plans”; Scholastic/Extracurricular Activities; Community Service Activities; Parish Activities; and Teen Ministry participation (requires verification signature of the Director of Religious Education.

Each student’s application will be evaluated based on the above criteria listed and the book scholarship(s) will be awarded based on available funds.

The application must be completed and submitted no later than May 7, 2023. Completed applications not submitted by the deadline are subject to cancellation. The selected award recipient(s) will be announced in June 2023.  If you have questions, please contact Ms. Alicia McCord-Estes at 404 432-8061 or armcestes@bellsouth.netAll scholarship requirements must be completed and monies must be requested within the academic school year of the award date.