DE NAHRO Announces the Winners of the 2019 Annual Poster Contest.
Elementary School Age Winners:
1st Place – Azande Mosley-Scott, Dover, Age 10
2nd Place – Brielle Willingham, New Castle County, Age 4
3rd Place – Addison Murphy, New Castle County, Age 7
Middle School Age Winners:
1st Place – Mariah Wheeler, Sussex County, Age 12
2nd Place – Gracie Marie Stebner, New Castle County, Age 13
3rd Place – Azhimere Curry, Dover, Age 12
High School Age Winners:
1st Place – Teonna Wilson, New Castle County, Age 16
2nd Place – Madison Stewart, New Castle County,
3rd Place – Angel Chegi, Dover, Age 15
Each first place winner won a $100 gift card, a blue ribbon and will be entered into the National NAHRO Poster Contest.
Each second place winner won a $50 gift card and a red ribbon
Each third place winner won a $25 gift card and a yellow ribbon
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR WINNERS!
DE NAHRO annually awards a $4,000 scholarship to a graduating Delaware High School Senior to continue their education. Each year for up to 4 years the awardee can receive a $1,000 to be used toward their college education. In order to qualify for the scholarship program, the applicant most meet the following criteria:
–Lives in subsidized housing defined as Project Based Section 8, Rural Development Section 515,Housing Choice Voucher, Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC), Public Housing, Habitat for Humanity Home, Self Help Homeownership Program, or USDA Rural Development Homeownership Program at time of application.
–Has 2.5 Minimum Cumulative GPA
–Provide 2 Letters of recommendation: one from a person in authority from the high school and one from a community leader.
–Write a 500 word essay – “Who or what has inspired you to further your education? Explain your future goals and aspirations.
–Provides a completed application with a list of all extra-curricular activities in school and in the community.
Application Deadline is June 1, 2019
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND A COPY OF THE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION PLEASE CLICK ON THE “DE NAHRO SCHOLARSHIP ASSISTANCE PROGRAM” UNDER THE GENERAL INFO & NEWS TAB