Clarence Penny Jr was passionate about hair design and loved watching others succeed, even if it meant putting aside his own needs.
Clarence was dedicated to helping others pursue their goals and would have wanted the next generation of hair dressers and other cosmetology students to have the necessary resources to achieve their dreams.
This scholarship seeks to honor Clarence’s memory by helping current or aspiring cosmetology students finance their education and pursue the career of their dreams.
Any high school senior who wants to attend cosmetology school or any current cosmetology student may apply for this scholarship.
To apply, tell us about yourself, how you hope to use cosmetology to benefit the world, why you’re passionate about cosmetology, and what steps you’re taking to fulfill this passion.
Please tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your cosmetology career. Why are you passionate about cosmetology and how are you working towards fulfilling this passion?
The application deadline is May 1, 2022. Winners will be announced on Jun 1, 2022.
The scholarship award is $1,500.
The winner will be publicly announced on Jun 1, 2022. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
We will send the award check to the financial aid office of the winner’s academic institution or future academic institution in their name, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school’s requirements). If the student's academic institution does not have a financial aid office, the student will receive the funding directly.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to verify their academic enrollment status by providing a copy of their most recent transcript.
If you have any questions about this scholarship or the Bold.org platform, just email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.
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