To be considered eligible for the Moton Family Challenge Scholarship, applicants must: • Be a direct lineal descendant of a student(s) who was denied an education, refused vouchers for a local education, and/or was displaced by the public school closings in Prince Edward County, Virginia, between 1959 and 1964.
• Be enrolled full-time as a high school senior, making good progress toward graduation with plans to enter an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the fall semester following graduation.
• Maintain a minimum cumulative high school grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale).
Award of the scholarship is contingent on the student earning a minimum grade point average of 2.7 in the first semester of university work.
• In order to remain eligible to renew the scholarship, students must maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.