No Scholarships were awarded for the 2020 year.
All scholarship applications and supporting documents are due by April 25, 2020. Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted.
Applicants do not need to download the R. R. Moton High School Alumni Association Scholarship Application. Please complete it on your computer or smart phone. You will be able to: complete, upload required documents, print and submit all required information with this online application. A Media Release Form is included in this application.
Before beginning the application process, review the Moton Alumni Association Packet. The Packet is linked in the section below.
Before you begin the application, review the R. R. Moton High School Alumni Association Scholarship Application Packet. After reviewing the packet, assemble the following documents on your computer to upload: 1). your photo (head shot); 2). your transcript; 3). letter of recommendation; and 4). your completed essay.
Scholarship Application Packet
For specific details and guidance regarding the application process, download and review the Scholarship Information Packet below. The Packet includes:
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Criteria & Checklist
- Guidelines for Completing Essay
- Media Release Information
- Evaluation Considerations
Complete & Submit
Complete the online application, upload all requested documents, and submit (by clicking the submit button) the application according to directions.
After Your Submission
After you have submitted your application, the R. R. Moton High School Alumni Association Scholarship Team will evaluate the submission using the criteria below.
- Ability to Follow Directions
- Class Rank
- Education Background/Grade Point Average (GPA)
- Honors & Awards
- Community Service and/or Employment History
- Photograph Submission
- Transcript Submission
- Letter of Recommendation
- Signed Media Release (Included in Online Application).
- Essay (Completed According to Directions in Scholarship Application Packet)
When Are Applicants Notified Regarding the Scholarship?
Applicants are notified at the Annual End-of-the Year Award Ceremony in June 2020 regarding whether or not a scholarship from the R. R. Moton High School Alumni Association Scholarship Applicant is awarded a scholarship Your counselor or the R. R. Moton High School Alumni Association Scholarship Chair will inform you of the specific date. During the Award Ceremony, you will receive an Award Letter indicating the amount of the scholarship award and your next steps. All applicants are expected to attend the Award Ceremony.
The Award Ceremony
Scholarship awards are not given directly to students, but to the university or college where they have been accepted. After enrolling at the university or college of your choice and receiving an acceptance letter, you should:
- submit a copy of the award letter that is given to you from the R. R. Moton High Alumni Association to the Registrar at the college or university you have been accepted;
- request a verification of enrollment notice from the college or university that you are enrolled;
- mail that verification notice to the addresses below.
A check will be forwarded to the business office of that institution and it will be applied to your account after receiving a verification of enrollment letter.
The official proof of enrollment (or verification of enrollment letter or form) must be mailed and emailed to the following addresses:
Attention: Dr. Iburia V. Hall-Haynes, Chair
R. R. Moton High Scholarship Committee
5908 Ewing Place
Alexandria, VA 22310
Attention: Mrs. Mary M. Hughes, Co-chair
R. R. Moton High Scholarship Committee
8117 Truss Drive
Trussville, AL 35173
All applicants are expected to attend the Annual Awards Ceremony at Leeds High School. Please check with your counselor for the exact date.