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Nicholas J. Sam Memorial Scholarship Grant!

As part of our ongoing desire to share the love of Christ to students by way of academic support, the NJSMSG was created!


History: Launching in January of 2022, the  NJSMSG was created in memoriam of Nicholas J. Sam, who tragically passed away in 2021 as a result of complications with COVID-19. He was a lover of God, a lover of his family, a servant, a brother, and a great friend to many. 

Purpose: This scholarship was created to provide academic support towards college expenses for those who display great character, leadership skills, community activism, servant heartedness, and life perspective. 

Qualifications: Must be a Title-1 student, have at least a 3.0 GPA, be involved in extracurricular activities that support their campus or community, and must live in Texas.

Value: $1,000

How to apply:

All applicants must apply by completing a registration form and writing prompt, found at this link.

Deadline to apply:

June 15th, yearly 

Nicholas J. Sam Scholarship Grant: About Us

Scholarship winners!

Here you will find the list of every past winner of our scholarship!

Nicholas J. Sam Scholarship Grant: Meet the Team
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Keyana Taylor (C/O 2022)

Kerr High School Graduate - Spelman College

Keyana Taylor was the inaugural winner of the scholarship! With a 4.03 GPA, excellent perspective, and serving her campus and community in a myriad ways, she was a perfect fit for the award!

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