For the Lord giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding. Proverbs 2:6 KJV
Pastor Isiah Bennett, Jr. and Greater New Hope Baptist Church family are pleased to announce the
Ella Louise Anderson Scholarship Fund In memory of our beloved member and educational advocate This $1000.00 scholarship will be awarded to students who meet the following criteria. The recipient of this scholarship will have funds applied to the student’s account in two increments rewarding $500.00 per semester.
Each candidate must meet the following:
Student will attend a post secondary institution of their choice these funds will be mailed directly to the institution.
Student has achieved academic credentials of a high school diploma or GED certification by working diligently to maintain a grade point average of a minimum 2.0 on a 4.0 grading scale. Also, maintaining a 2.0 G.P.A. in the semester awarded. (GNH Scholarship Committee must receive an unofficial transcript in order to be eligible for second semester installment.)
Student possesses a strong Christian moral compass, demonstrates faith in God, and respect for themselves as well as other people.
Student is enthusiastic and optimistic about life that has demonstrated sound judgment along with strong family and/or community involvements.
Students interested in applying for the scholarship support must submit a completed application, a copy of their most recent transcripts, a copy of the acceptance letter from the post secondary institution that he/she will be attending, and 200 word essay of a special attribute or accomplishment that places you apart.
Please feel free to contact the church at (501) 562-7441 with any questions regarding the scholarship program. Please forward application materials to: Greater New Hope Baptist Church c/o Ella Louise Anderson Scholarship Fund Post Office Box 4577 Little Rock, Arkansas 72214
All applications MUST be received by August 2, 2022.