Marie Jean Baptiste Memorial Scholarship

Marie Jean Baptiste Memorial Scholarship support students who embody Marie’s commitment to education and community service. Any African American high school senior or undergraduate who has contributed to their family and has non-profit, volunteering or community service experience may apply. Students of Haitian descent are encouraged to apply and will be given preference. Also read Della Fleetwood-Sherrod Humanitarian Scholarship


Marie Jean Baptiste was a powerhouse of a woman who tirelessly supported her family while serving her community.

Marie dedicated herself to providing a brighter future for her family while extending her nurturing spirit to other children in need. Despite not completing formal education, she instilled a deep appreciation for learning in her family. She lived 93 years and was blessed to witness her grandchildren obtain multiple undergraduate and graduate degrees. 

Marie Jean Baptiste Memorial Scholarship

Marie Jean Baptiste Memorial Scholarship overview

This are the basic information about this scholarship.

Level:High school junior or senior
Minimum Age:None.
Required GPA:None.
Eligibility Country:United state,
Race/Ethnicity:African American
Scholarship Deadline:Jul 30, 2024.

Requirements for Marie Jean Baptiste Memorial Scholarship

candidates must meet the following criteria to qualify:

  • Must be Undergraduate or high school student
  • Have Bold.org Profile.
  • Interested in business, medicine, computer science, or art
  • From North Carolina
  • Be part of African American
  • Come from Non-profit, volunteering or community service background
  • Show Dedication, Perseverance, Passion.


This are some of the benefits of this scholarship

  • Successful students will be awarded the sum $500.
  • Provide financial assistance to an individual of color seeking to enroll in a post-secondary educational institution, training program.
  • Guild and support students who are struggling with students debt.

How to apply

To apply, in an essay or a video(4-5min) tell us about your background and discuss how you actively contribute to your family and community. Articulate your plans for sustained community involvement post-college. If you are of Haitian descent, kindly highlight this in your response.

Then, Submit your application via Bold.org.


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