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Claudette B. Evans
Donna S. May
Evelyn W. Brady
Pamela L. Sharpe
V. Dianne Campbell
Doris F. Smith
Loretta L. Young
Rita Ann Harmon Jacobs Scholarship
The Pearls of Hope
Foundation, Inc is pleased to award a scholarship to a young lady who
best demonstrates the ideals of the late Rita Ann Harmon Jacobs. This
scholarship recognizes accomplishments of a student in the State of Delaware
who has achieved academic success and who plans to attend college with
a major in the field of arts and science.
This scholarship honors the memory and lifetime accomplishments of the
late Mrs. Rita Ann Harmon Jacobs. Mrs. Harmon Jacobs was a member of Zeta
Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., a devoted mother and
wife who committed herself to serve others through the field of social
candidate must be a high school senior who will be attending a college
or university, and has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement,
leadership and a passion for community service. The award is for $500.
Special consideration will be given to potential candidates who express
an interest in social work.
High school seniors who will be seeking an undergraduate degree from
an accredited college or university in the fall or each year. Must be
a United States citizen or permanent resident. Must have a cumulative
GPA of 2.75 or better at time of submission (This is based on a 4.0
scale. Students not on a 4.0 scale must have a B average). The first
scholarship will be presented in 2010. Applications must be completed
and submitted by the 1st Saturday in March.
A completed application, official school transcript, an essay, and one
letter of recommendation. Please include a photograph when submitting
Applications must be postmarked no later than 1st Saturday in March.
The scholarship awards $500.00 to the recipient. Applications can be
Pearls of Hope Foundation, Inc.
Attn: Rita Ann Harmon Jacobs Scholarship
Post Office Box 7184
Wilmington, Delaware 19803