JTM I Matter Scholarship

The VILLA "I Matter" Scholarship provides tuition assistance to graduating seniors enrolling in an accredited undergraduate program. The recipients of this scholarship are selected based on the applicant's demonstrated academic achievement, community service involvement, verbal communication skills, resume, and reference letter. The scholarship award ranges from $1,000-$5,000.




Total Applicants


Scholarships Awarded

2016 Scholarship Winners

$2,500 Winners

Erykah Hearn Tennessee State University Pittsburgh PA
Romell Bolton North Carolina A&T State University Chicago, IL
Sydney Atherly Johnson & Wales University Charlotte Pleasantville, NJ
Terrell B Pegues Delaware State University Philadelphia, PA
Brianna Myers University of Houston Cedar Hill, Texas
Sadiq Sistrunk Albright College Harrisburg, PA
Dymond Bishop Purdue University Philadelphia, PA

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