Foundation, Denny’s Launch the 2018 “Hungry for Education” Scholarship Program


The Tom Joyner Foundation and Denny’s are showing their love for first-generation college students with the launch of the “Tom Joyner Foundation – Denny’s First Generation College Scholarship. Applying students must be a full-time first generation student attending a Historically Black College and University. The Foundation will be reviewing applications and announcing winners upon the closing of the application process.

• Eligible student must be considered a first generation student

• Eligible students must have already applied to an accredited HBCU and be admitted to be considered for the scholarship, or, they must already be registered as a full-time student;

• Must be a United States citizen;

• Must have at least a 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale;

• Must complete a FAFSA and apply all other awarded grants and scholarships to be considered;

• Complete the TJF/Denny’s First Generation Scholarship application below.

Scholarship Awards: To be determined

Application Open: September 1, 2017

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017

2018 Tom Joyner Foundation / Denny's Hungry for Education Scholarship Program

Students will compete to win a scholarship at one of the participating HBCUs.
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Cherie S. White
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