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Caprist J. McBrown Memorial Scholarship

3 winners, $3,000 each
Application Deadline
Sep 15, 2024
Winners Announced
Oct 15, 2024
Education Level
High School
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school student
New York
Underrepresented minority
Proven track record of entrepreneurship

Caprist J. McBrown was a beloved son who had many ambitions for his future but sadly passed away too soon.

Caprist was multifaceted and passionate about many different goals. Caprist was an avid entrepreneur and was dedicated to starting his own music label one day. He also aspired to launch his own clothing line, and he was hoping to serve as a mentor to others in the future. 

This scholarship seeks to honor the memory of Caprist J. McBrown by supporting underrepresented students who share his drive. 

Any underrepresented minority high school student in New York who has a proven track record of entrepreneurship may apply for this scholarship.

To apply, tell us how your experience with mental health has impacted your beliefs and your entrepreneurial goals.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Passion
Published May 17, 2024
Essay Topic

How has your experience with mental health influenced your beliefs and career aspirations towards entrepreneurship?

400–600 words


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Sep 15, 2024. Winners will be announced on Oct 15, 2024.