The Jackson Public School District is a public school district based in Jackson, Mississippi (USA). In addition to Jackson, the district serves a portion of the Byram community. It is the 2nd largest school district in the state & is the only urban school district in the state.
Jackson with 0ver 60 schools and nearly 30,000 students is home to many “C” average students. It is our goal to connect with “C” average students to provide information and resources to encourage them in their greatness. If you are in Jackson or in Mississippi feel free to contact us TODAY to learn how the “C” Average Scholarship Tour can assist you.
“C” Average Scholarships Awarded:
In Jackson: 289
In Mississippi: 2,503
“C” Average Scholarship Jackson, Mississippi
Awarded to a high school student whose GPA is a C average or better in any field of study the student chooses.
Award Amount: $1,500
Number of Awards: Multiple per year as funds permit
Region: Resident of Mississippi
Field of Study: Any
There are three components to the “C” Average Encouragement Scholarship Application:
- Online application which includes uploading official transcripts.
- Online Essay Requirement per specific scholarship.*
- Online Letter Requirement per specific scholarship.#
*Essay requirements: Applicants must write a 350- to 500-word essay on “Why I desire this scholarship”
#Letter Requirement from a significant male or “Father Figure”, on the topic of “Why my child deserves this scholarship”
To apply for the “C” Average City Scholarship, please submit an application through the College Planning TODAY Services Application System
*Students majoring in Business may get an extra $1,000 per year and students majoring in STEM areas may get an additional $2,000 per year.
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