WRITING OPPORTUNITY: AFRIPRO Houston 2012 Scholarship and Essay Contest

Although I do not live in Houston, I am signed onto the listserv for the African Professionals Network - Houston (AFRIPRO Houston), which is a "professional and community organization that consists of young professionals and entrepreneurs who have come together to network and exchange ideas for professional development." [Source] So, I got quite excited when I discovered that they were organizing a scholarship and essay contest this year. And of course, I had to share this information with you guys.

[Image Source: AFRIPRO Houston]

As with every contest, there are RULES.  To participate, applicants must:

  1. Be high school or college students
  2. Complete the Scholarship Application (PDF Form). Download it HERE.
  3. Submit completed form and high-resolution photo to scholarship@afriprohouston.org 
  4. Write an essay of 500 - 1000 words on the topic, "Is the need in Africa and other regions in the Global South: Integrity, Trade or Aid?

The deadline for this contest is Friday, September 7, 2012.

For more information regarding this contest, please visit the website: http://www.afriprohouston.org

Have a great day!

thanks for the info.
Will send it to my people in Texas.

Stay beautiful and blessed.
I think I'm falling in love with this layout

Kafo: Thanks for passing on the info and you're welcome to fall in love with the layout :D

need help sending my essay


Anonymous 9:12: You're welcome.

Anonymous 9:21: I am not sure what you need help with. Please send me an e-mail with details of what you need help with.


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