Congressman David Scott Awards $20,000 in CBC Scholarships to Students in Georgia’s 13th Congressional District
Atlanta, July 19, 2021
Congressman David Scott (GA-13), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, today announced that five Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Spouses Education Scholarships have been awarded to exceptional students from Georgia’s 13th Congressional District. Since 2003, Congressman David Scott and his wife, Mrs. Alfredia Scott, have awarded over $223,000 in CBC Scholarships to 116 students.
About the CBC Scholarship Fund
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 2021 CBC scholarship recipients were selected based on their demonstrated financial need, academic excellence, civic engagement, and leadership potential.