The Annie M. Davis Scholarship Ministry Application Procedures and Requirements are as follows:
All scholarship recipients must be active members of the Faith Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church. Involvement in some ministry during the 12 months preceding the application process is a prerequisite. The scholarship recipient will provide a photo for with their release for publicity purposes.
- New Applicants/ High School Students
Applicants entering college for the first time must provide a high school transcript showing or establishing the date of graduation. The applicant is required to submit a letter of acceptance and registration from an accredited college/or university noting that the student will be enrolled on a full time basis.
- Continuing/Returning Applicants
Applicant must be in good standing, as a full time student, by making satisfactory progress towards the completion of a degree. The student must maintain a 2.5 grade point average or higher. If the student has a G.P.A. of less than 2.5, their application will be reviewed on a case by case basis.
For a student who requires a fifth year, an exception for financial assistance will be considered under limited circumstances (these include majors such as engineering, pharmacy or nursing, or if the student was involved in a cooperative learning or internship program).
If a scholarship recipient becomes ill during the semester and cannot take his/her finals, it is up to the recipient to make up all grades as soon possible and submit them to the FTMBC Financial Office.
All recipients must submit an official transcript which includes their name, mailing address and grades for each semester from their respective college or university.
- Application Due Dates
Persons seeking financial assistance for the fall semester must submit a completed application on or before the fourth Sunday in June of the academic year. The application should be turned into the FTMBC Financial Office. Applications must meet the criteria noted above. No other method is accepted, and may lead to disqualification of the applicant.
Spring semester applicants are required to submit materials in accordance with numbers I and II as noted in this document based on the status of a new or continuing/returning student. First semester grades must be submitted to the FTMBC Financial office on or before the second Sunday in January.
- Documentation Requirements
All applicants are responsible for contacting the Annie M. Davis Scholarship Committee regarding home and school address changes. All recipients, parents and or guardians must sign the completed application stating that they understand the terms of the Annie M. Davis Scholarship Ministry Application Procedures and Requirements. A copy shall be given to the applicant, parent or guardian and one will be maintained by the Annie M. Davis Scholarship Committee.
If, for any reason, the student is unable to attend school as indicated above, student or the parent must return monies to the Annie M. Davis Scholarship Committee.
ANNIE M. DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION