Danville Express

Newsfront - November 23, 2007

Black Men's Group offering scholarships

The Diablo Black Men's Group (DGMG) is looking to provide scholarships annually for two new college applicants. DGMG Scholarship Fund will offer $2,500 scholarships to students who live in Contra Costa County and are going to a four-year college/university, junior/community college or trade school.

Applicants must have been in the Contra Costa County school system for at least two years and have earned a minimum grade point average of 2.5 from 10th to 12th grades. Moreover, they must show a promise of continued academic achievement.

Applications must include a personal statement; educational achievements; leadership experience; extracurricular activities; community involvement; academic goals; and future plans and goals. Send applications by Feb. 28 to Diablo Black Men's Group annual Education Golf Scholarship Application, P.O. Box 1154, Danville 94526. Scholarships will be awarded in June.

For more information, e-mail the DMBG scholarship chairman at dbmg4@yahoo.com.

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