This prestigious award will acknowledge the fine efforts of a local African-American high school senior who embraces the spirit of diversity, while being energetically and enthusiastically engaged in community service, community projects, and other community-based activities.
The Kalamazoo Branch will bestow a $500 award, along with a one-year NAACP youth membership to a high school senior residing in the Kalamazoo/Portage area. The award recipient will also receive a total of three complimentary tickets (one for the recipient and two for guests of the recipient) to attend the annual Freedom Fund Banquet on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at Western Michigan University’s Bernhard Center.
If you meet the above criteria, please consider nominating yourself for this noteworthy award! The nomination form must be submitted online or emailed by October 14, 2019.
The nominee must be an African-American high school senior at a local high school. The nominee must reside in the Kalamazoo/Portage area. The nominee must be actively engaged in community service efforts.
When completing application, please use the full name of awards, clubs, and organizations (no acronyms). The completed nomination form must be completed online.
For additional information, contact Sadie Clark Miles