Naturals in Troy Scholarship

Awarding $500 to a worthy student!

Purpose of our Scholarship

Created to provide after graduation expense assistance for one (1) African American student who embraces their natural hair. Awards are given to provide greater access of success upon completion of high school!

Deadline &

Application Due: 06.01.22
Announced: 06.25.22 during the Naturals in Troy Hair Event

Must submit essay by 06.01 with proof of GPA in one email

Applicant Details

  • African American Descent
  • Males or Females who wears Locs/Dreads, Afro, Bantu Knots, High Puff
  • No Relaxers or Perms
  •  3.0 or higher (proof req.)
  • ‘22 Graduate of: Charles Henderson High School, Pike County High School, Goshen High School

Essay Requirements

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Answers: "What would you do to combat natural hair discrimination in the workplace, and why?" 

Min: 400 words, Max: 500 words