BAC Offers Writing Scholarships
Be About Change is accepting applications for the 2017 Writing Scholarship, benefiting Metro Nashville Public Schools students.
Students are invited to apply at beaboutchange.org/scholarship-2017. Applicants must demonstrate financial hardship and complete an essay of 800 words or less using one of four writing prompts. In addition, applicants must be Tennessee residents, have a minimum 2.9 GPA, and an ACT score of at least 20. Please see the link for additional details.
Be About Change is a 501(c)(3) founded in Nashville. The nonprofit organization provides higher education scholarships to students from low-income households and promotes expression through writing.
Nashville resident, Marcel Hernandez, founded the organization to help address the challenge of facilitating access to higher education after learning nearly 75% of Nashville students live in poverty.
Following a series of personal challenges, Hernandez committed to transforming perceived needs for change into action. Learn more at beaboutchange.org/mission.
For more information about Be About Chang visit beaboutchange.org or call 615-241-0823.