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The B.T.W. High School Foundation, Inc. awards 22 scholarships and grants

L to r: Sitting. Mary M. Jean P. Pauline G. Clement M.  Elsa H.  Edith A. Standing: Walter P. Delores M. Joyce M.  Georgina F. Margaret G. Donald J. Herman A. David R. Carrie M. Rodney R. Carol R. John G.  Juanita M. Toby G. at meeting on Saturday, May 19, 2018.                                             (Photo by Wylene Robinson)

The B.T.W. High School Foundation, Inc. awards 22 scholarships and grants

The B.T.W. High School Foundation, Inc. (“the Foundation”) awarded 22 scholarships and two grants, valued at $27,500, as B.T.W recently concluded its 2018 Annual Awards Ceremony.

John D. Glover, Ph.D., President and CEO of the Foundation, presented five  Foundation Scholarships to the following B.T.W. 2018 graduates: Angelita Dieudonne who received the $2,500 Dr. Geraline Lewis Gilyard Memorial Scholarship; Jelani Scott who was the recipient of the $2,000 Herbert Carter Memorial Scholarship; Brianna Bibbs who received the $1,500 Dade County Federal Credit Union Scholarship; Taneacha Brown who received the James and Elsa Hunt Community Scholarship; and Jada Curry who was the recipient of the $1,500 Anthony and Adela Glover Scholarship.

Dr. Glover also presented an additional 17 $1,000 scholarships from individual donors to 2015-2017 B.T.W. graduates who remain enrolled and in good standing with their respective universities and colleges.

The two grants announced by Dr. Glover were the $1,000 Academic Grant presented to B.T.W. Principal, William Aristide, and the $500 Academic Grant presented to the B.T.W. 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year, Ms. Tia Ellis.

The foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, established in 2003, dedicated exclusively to the enhancement and financial support of B.T.W. High School’s students, faculty, and administration.

 

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