Zakita D. Bond Memorial Scholarship

$500
1 winner$500
Awarded
Winner
1
Finalists
5
Application Deadline
Dec 6, 2023
Winners Announced
Jan 6, 2024
Education Level
Any
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
Any
Parental Status:
Single mother
Education Level:
Parental Status:
Any
Single mother

Zakita Bond was a single mother who worked hard to balance her pursuit of education with raising her child. 

As she considered the direction of her studies - whether she would finish a degree in nursing or pursue her personal entrepreneurial interests - she had to take into consideration her future, not only as a student, but also as a mother. Financial factors played heavily into her choices. The Zakita D. Bond Memorial Scholarship will honor her perseverance and dedication as a mother and student while also supporting a single mother much like her, who is working to earn an education. 

Single mothers of any education level - pursuing any type of degree - are eligible to apply. In your application, write about techniques you’ve used, as a single mother, to reset yourself and focus when life becomes overwhelming.

Selection Criteria:
Essay, Passion, Dedication
Published September 6, 2023
$500
1 winner$500
Awarded
Winner
1
Finalists
5
Application Deadline
Dec 6, 2023
Winners Announced
Jan 6, 2024
Education Level
Any
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

As a single mother, what techniques do you use to reset yourself when life gets overwhelming?

400–600 words