THE CAMERON WILLIAM SELMON SCHOLARSHIP

CAMERON WAS A HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE IN THE CLASS OF 2014. UNFORTUNATELY, HIS DREAMS WERE SHATTERED WHEN HIS LIFE WAS ENDED BY SENSELESS GUN VIOLENCE ON OCTOBER 22, 2015.
IN THE SPIRIT OF REMEMBERING CAMERON’S LIFE AND HELPING OUR YOUTH ACCOMPLISH THEIR DREAMS, J4CC IS PLEASED TO OFFER THIS SCHOLARSHIP.

If you are interested in applying, please complete the  application form below.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Complete Application
  • High School Senior: Residing in Shelby County (TN)
  • GPA: 2.0 Minimum (Transcript)
  • College Acceptance Letter
  • Essay: Please share your thoughts on gun violence, and how it has become an epidemic in our city. How can you become a champion and take a stand against gun violence? (500 words or less)

AWARD INFORMATION

  • 3 Finalists
  • All finalists will receive an awarded scholarship of $1,000 each.

IMPORTANT DETAILS

  • Submission Deadline: March 15. 2018
  • Finalist will be announced and must be present at "Silence The Violence" Stop Gun Violence Rally -April 28, 2018 at the Riverview Community Center, 1:00pm
  • For more information or further questions, please send an email to cameronwselmonscholarship@gmail.com

In the event that you are unable to upload any physical documents, please send them to P.O. Box 752995, Memphis, Tn 38175-2995