Congressman David Scott & Mrs. Alfredia Scott Award $8,200 in CBC Scholarships to Thirteenth District Students
Washington, July 13, 2020
Today, Congressman David Scott presented Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Spouses Education Scholarships to four exceptional students from Georgia’s Thirteenth District. Since 2003, Congressman Scott and his wife, Mrs. Alfredia Scott, have awarded $203,400 in CBC scholarships to 111 Thirteenth District students.
Each of this year’s Thirteenth District scholarship recipients received a $2,050 award. Students honored by Congressman Scott include:
The CBC Scholarship Fund was established in 1988 in response to federal cuts in spending for education programs and scholarships. This program provides financial assistance for tuition, room and board, books and other related expenses to help promising students fulfill their higher education goals. The 2020 CBC scholarship recipients were selected based on their demonstrated financial need, academic excellence, civic engagement and leadership potential.