The Thornton Sisters Foundation
As The Dreams Live On...
THE DONALD and ITASKER THORNTON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
You may obtain a Scholarship application in Microsoft Word format here:
You may obtain a Scholarship application in Adobe Acrobat format here:
The Thornton Sisters Foundation, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation organized for the purpose of annually providing one-year educational scholarship(s) to deserving young females of color. The Foundation will be sending this information to public high schools within the State of New Jersey. Consequently, any female who satisfies the student requirements should be allowed to apply. (See requirements below).
The scholarship(s) shall be used to contribute to the students' college tuition and/or books depending upon the amount of funds available to the foundation for that fiscal year. All completed applications with their supporting documents must be postmarked no later than May 7 of each calendar year. Incomplete applications will NOT be considered.
The enclosed original application may be duplicated by the school's guidance counselor. Any student who has or will receive a full scholarship at any time should not apply. All awards will be presented at the Foundation's Annual Banquet, and the finalists will be notified prior to the formal Awards ceremony.