Samuel Burleigh Scholarship
2019 Samuel Burleigh Scholarship Application
The Richmond Chapter will award individual scholarships to students who live in the Greater Richmond area who have been accepted to or are presently attending Hampton University. Each scholarship will be in the amount of $1,000.
- Completed application postmarked by the stated application deadline
- Must have a GPA of 2.5 or greater
- Letter/certificate of acceptance from Hampton University (Incoming Freshmen)
- Two letters of recommendation:
o One from an official from your school and
o One from a religious, civic, social services or volunteer organization
- Official high school/college transcript
- Essay question: If you had the opportunity to change Hampton University in a
positive way, what specific changes would you make?
- 500 words, typed, double-spaced
- All criteria must be met or the applicant will not be eligible for consideration
Application Deadline: Friday, April 26, 2019
Please download the appropriate scholarship application from below.