Black Women for Black Girls College Shower and Scholarship
Each year the Black Women for Black Girls Giving Circle (BW4BG) together with the Youth Development Foundation (YDF) hosts a college shower and award a $1,000 scholarship for five (5) black girls from New York City who are graduating college-bound seniors.
The Black Women for Black Girls Giving Circle is a philanthropic group of women who donate their time, talent and treasure to the positive development of black girls in New York City. (www.bw4bg.org)
The COLLEGE SHOWER is our way of counteracting the allure of teen baby showers and promoting the importance of education as a means of increasing the probability of successful life outcomes.
Students must be a member of a New York City high school 2019 Graduating Class.
Students must be accepted by an accredited college / university or junior / community college and will reside in university dorm on campus housing.
Students must complete and submit application online by 8:00PM on April 30th, 2019
BW4BG Committee will select five (5) applicants who have submitted the best responses.