Ashby B. Carter Memorial Scholarship Program

$10,000 IN SCHOLASTIC AWARDS ANNUALLY

History of the Fund

The Ashby B. Carter Memorial Scholarship Awards Program was established at the 22nd Biennial National Convention held in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1955 of the National Alliance of Postal Employees.

This memorial Fund honors past National President Ashby B. Carter for his outstanding leadership of the Union from 1945 until his death in 1953; and for his dedicated efforts on behalf of his fellowman as personified by his deep involvement in civic, community, and fraternal affairs throughout his adult life. The purpose of the fund is to encourage and aid serious young dependents of National Alliance members in their determination to further their education.

ELIGIBILITY:

ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE DEPENDENTS OF MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF POSTAL AND FEDERAL EMPLOYEES. SUCH SPONSORS MUST HAVE BEEN MEMBERS IN GOOD STANDING FOR AT LEAST THREE (3) YEARS PRIOR TO THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FOR SCHOLARSHIP. ALL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS MUST BE CERTIFIED BY T HE NATIONAL SECRETARY.

   Founders Award
 First Place Second Place  Third Place 
$5,000.00  $3,000.00  $2,000.00 

All applicants for this awards must take the Aptitude Test of the College Board Entrance Examination at their Local High School on or before April 20, 2016 of the filing year.

Applicants must be High School Seniors.

Completed applications and all required materials must be returned to the Director on or before May 31st, 2016.

For further information, fill in Questionnaire and send to:

MS. MELISSA JEFFRIES-STEWART
ASHBY B. CARTER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
1640 11th St.
NW Washington, D.C. 20001-5008