2018 Ronnie Edwards Scholarship Application

Urban Restoration Enhancement Corporation (UREC) is accepting applications for the 2018 Ronnie Edwards Scholarship Award. Ronnie Edwards founded Urban Restoration Enhancement Corporation in 1992. She pioneered UREC’s youth development initiatives and championed education, while advancing the organization’s purpose of “Building Today’s Communities for Tomorrow.” Mrs. Edwards also served North Baton Rouge in areas such as community development, state and local government, and business. This scholarship honors her legacy and contributions. Complete the scholarship application here.   

Deadline: 
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
5:00 PM

Award Amount:
$1,000

Eligibility:
1. Applicant must be accepted into a two or four-year college or university with plans to begin in Fall 2018.
2. Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Baton Rouge area high school and participated in UREC’s College & Career Ready or North Baton Rouge Youth Development Program between 2016 – 2018
OR
Is a graduating senior from Glen Oaks High School (Class of 2018)

Required Documents: 
1. Completed Application

2. Personal Essay (upload/attach via this form)

3. Current High School Transcript (upload/attach via this form)4. Copy of College Acceptance Letter (upload/attach via this form)

About UREC: 
Urban Restoration Enhancement Corporation is a nonprofit community development organization with a mission of transforming communities by investing in people and restoring neighborhoods.  UREC’s College & Career Ready Initiative is a 21st Century Community Learning Center that provides afterschool and summer learning programs with the support of sponsors. Learn more at www.urecbr.com.

Complete the Scholarship Application 

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