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Moton Family Challenge Scholarship Application
The Moton Family Challenge seeks to award two $2500 merit-based, renewable scholarships to 2 college-bound high school seniors who are direct lineal descendants of students affected by the 3 public school closings in Prince Edward County, Virginia, between 1959 and 1964. Applicants 4 need not currently reside in Prince Edward County to be eligible for the scholarship.

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.

Full Legal Name: First, Middle, Last *
Street Address *
City, State, Zip Code *
Email Address *
Phone Number *
Date of Birth *
High School Name & School Mailing Address *
Cumulative GPA(please indicate the scale e.g., 4.0 scale or weighted 5.0 scale) *
Colleges or Universities to which you have applied or been accepted *
List your extracurricular (school, athletics, community, volunteer, etc.) activities, employment, and honors received with dates of involvement. *
Name(s) of family member affected by the Prince Edward County School closings from 1959-1964 and their relationship to the scholarship applicant. Include maiden names of female relatives, if known. (Example: Dorothy Lockett Holcomb, maternal grandmother; James Holcomb, maternal grandfather.) *
Names and Positions of individuals writing letters of recommendation on your behalf. (Example: Ms. Megan Miller, Journalism teacher, Prince Edward County HS) *
Parent/Legal Guardian Information *
Please upload your essay in the space below *
Upload transcript and letters of recommendation. If there is an error please email the files to Your application will not be considered without these documents.
Digital signature(Please type your first name and last name to stand for your signature) *
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