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FORRESTER A. LEE
SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

A word from our Scholarship Chairman, Bro. Kent Porter: 

Greeting Seniors,

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Zeta Nu Lambda Chapter is pleased to announce our Fourth Annual Bro. Forrester A. Lee Scholarship Award Application. The members of Zeta Nu Lambda Chapter seek to identify minority male students to compete for its merit scholarship. High School seniors who are residents of and/or attend school in Union County in the state of New Jersey that demonstrate academic achievement, exhibit leadership abilities and participate in community service activities are encouraged to apply.

 

The $1,500.00 Scholarship Award is designed for a Graduating Senior who will be continuing their education at a 4 year college/University during the 2020 fall semester. Students who are selected for the Forrester A. Lee Scholarship will receive the scholarship in the spring of their senior year of high school and paid directly to the institution of enrollment during the subsequent fall semester. Please note that proof of enrollment is required in order for funds to be paid to the college/university. The recipient may use the scholarship to attend any four-year College or University to cover expenses and/or other college-related expenses.

 

This Scholarship is not based on financial need but based on you submitting a Personal Statement and essay on the following Topic. “An Event, and/or Achievement that has impacted your Life” along with the enclosed application. The essay will be reviewed based on content, spelling and structure of required topic. If you have any questions, please contact Bro. Kent Porter @ 732-857-4654 

Essay Requirements:

Minimum of 2 pages type written

1.5’ spacing

12pt. font 

ALL ESSAYS MUST BE SUBMITED BY MAIL, POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN

Friday, June 12th, 2020 

 

Mail To:

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Zeta Nu Lambda Chapter 

PO Box 5454 

Plainfield, NJ 07061 

**CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION**