Joseph Abraham Memorial Scholarship

Joseph Abraham Memorial Scholarship

PLEASE NOTE: We apologize for the inconvenience, but the Joseph Abraham Memorial Scholarship online application is currently down, but will be back up for online applications on Tuesday, March 5.

The scholarship deadline has been extended until Friday, March 15.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Daniele Aurandt 678-301-6335 or Emilie Killebrew 678-301-7287.


*Open to applicants districtwide*

This is awarded in memory of Joseph Abraham, who passed away in 2017 at the young age of 19, due to  fentanyl poisoning. The award will provide a $1,000 scholarship to one or more recipients with plans to attend a two or four-year college, university, or accredited trade school. Eligible recipients can include any high school senior who is in recovery from a  substance abuse disorder or any high school senior who has been adversely impacted by a family member that suffers from substance use disorder.

Requirements:

  • Submit a written essay on one of the following topics:
    • Personal issues with substance abuse and how a path to success has been found
    • Personal experience with a parent or sibling’s drug abuse issues and how a personal path tu success has been found.
  • Submit one or more letters of recommendation from a teacher, community member, or sponsor.

Deadline:  March 1

IMPORTANT NOTE:

You must register the FIRST time you apply ONLY for any online scholarships. After you apply for the first scholarship, all your information will be applied to all scholarships you apply to thereafter. You will only login or logout.