Demetrius Mack Pay It Forward Memorial Scholarship

Funded by
Rhonita (Nita) Brown
Learn more about the Donor
$1,250
2 winners, $625 each
Open
Application Deadline
Oct 1, 2021
Winners Announced
Oct 31, 2021
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
2
Contributions
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Location:
Live in Atlanta, Georgia
Location:
Live in Atlanta, Georgia

"I know fear is an obstacle for some people, but it is an illusion to me. Failure always made me try harder the next time.” – Michael Jordan

Giving back helps foster the spirit, growth, and resilience of all communities.

When you find ways to support your community, you contribute to the virtuous cycle of giving that helps individuals and the entire community grow stronger.

To honor the life of Demetrius Mack and to help current students who go above and beyond for their community, the Demetrius Mack Pay it Forward Memorial Scholarship exists and will be awarded to two high school or undergraduate students in Atlanta, GA.

To apply for this scholarship, please write about what “paying it forward” means to you, as well as writing about someone who has inspired you to give back to your community.

Community Service
Selection Criteria:
Essay, Community, Impact
$1,250
2 winners, $625 each
Open
Application Deadline
Oct 1, 2021
Winners Announced
Oct 31, 2021
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
2
Contributions
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

What does "paying it forward" mean to you? Tell us about someone who has helped you in your life and how you plan to give back to your community?

600–800 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Oct 1, 2021. Winners will be announced on Oct 31, 2021.