The deserving recipient of our Mesereau Scholarship Award will be an individual who is considered well rounded in academics and extra-curricular activities. He/she performs above average in school, has excellent attendance, and an overall positive attitude. The recipient of this award is a person who possesses a strong compassion for others. He/She shows a sincere devotion to giving generously of his/her time, talent, and resources to others. This person has a genuine interest for improving the welfare and overall well-being of the underprivileged and disenfranchised. Their engaging personality has the ability to encourage, inspire, and motivate his/her peers, as well as adults. This individual has had a notable impact on others, while being a positive role model in their community.
The applicant may pursue a bachelor’s degree or post-secondary training. The amount of the scholarship ranges from $1,000- $2,000 (to be determined on a case-by-case basis).
In memory of Ernie L. White, who was a strong supporter of n-ACTION Family Network and a promoter of youth seeking higher education, the Ernie L. White Scholarship will be granted to a student who has shown exceptional academic achievement, documented community service, extra-curricular involvement, and proven financial need.
The applicant may pursue an Associate or Bachelor’s Degree. The amount of the scholarship ranges from $500-$1,000 (to be determined on a case-by-case basis).