For DonorsFor Applicants

Alexandria Raquel LaBron-Carter Memorial Scholarship

1 winner$2,000
Application Deadline
Sep 1, 2023
Winners Announced
Oct 1, 2023
Education Level
High School
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior
3.0 or higher
Field of Study:
Medicine and/or science

Mental health struggles and the stigmatization of seeking help cut many lives short and tear families apart.

Alexandria Raquel LaBron-Carter was a beloved niece, daughter, granddaughter, wife, sister and mother who passed away too soon due to suicide at the age of twenty-five, leaving behind her husband, twin daughters, family and a host of friends, as well as her dreams and ambitions. In her life, Alexandria deeply loved animals and had the goal of becoming a veterinarian. 

Alexandria is forever twenty-five and this scholarship aims to honor her life by supporting students who are passionate about pursuing higher education.

Any high school senior from Arkansas who has at least a 3.0 GPA and is studying medicine and/or science may apply for this scholarship.

To apply, tell us about how your experience with mental health has impacted you and how you hope to make a difference in the world with your career.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Impact
Published June 9, 2023
Essay Topic

How has your experience with mental health influenced your beliefs, relationships, and career aspirations? Please tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your career.

400–600 words

Winning Application

Zekia Williams
University of Central ArkansasJacksonville, AR


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Sep 1, 2023. Winners will be announced on Oct 1, 2023.

This scholarship has been awarded, but we have hundreds more!
Find a perfect scholarship now