Serving Douglas County, GA and surrounding areas

Scholarships

Ensuring students have the financial support needed to successfully matriculate through post secondary institutions is vital to the mission of the Legacy of Pearls Foundation. We offer several scholarships for students pursuing post-secondary studies.

How to Establish a Scholarship (this is only for those donors who want to start/establish a scholarship), if you are a student, keep scrolling to apply for available scholarships. 

Legacy of Pearls Book Scholarship

An annual scholarship open to any student enrolled in college. Applications are available September 1 – October 1 of each year.  We are currently not accepting applications. 

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Legacy of Sisterhood Scholarship

An annual scholarship open to all seniors attending Douglas County High Schools. Applications are available February 1 – March 1 of each year. Application available NOW, click Link below 

 

Legacy of Sisterhood Scholarship Application

 

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Barbara A. Dye Legacy Scholarship

A scholarship in memory of Barbara A. Dye, mother, grandmother, family member, and friend. This scholarship will support a student in the community as they continue their post secondary education. Donors giving to this scholarship will receive a tax donation letter at the end of the year. Not currently accepting applications.

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Linda P. Calloway Legacy Scholarship

A scholarship in memory of Linda P. Calloway: wife, mother, family member, and friend. This scholarship is open to Metro Atlanta minority women pursuing a career in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). Donors giving to this scholarship will receive a tax donation letter at the end of the year.  Application available NOW, click Link below 

 

Linda P. Calloway Legacy Scholarship Application

 

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Jonathan & Mary A. Ware Legacy Scholarship

A scholarship in honor of Jonathan & Mary A. Ware. This scholarship is open to Metro Atlanta high school male and female students who plan to attend a Historically Black College or University (HBCU). Donors giving to this scholarship will receive a tax donation letter at the end of the year. Application available NOW, click Link below 

 

Jonathan & Mary A. Ware Legacy Scholarship Application

 

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Beverly Alexander Legacy Scholarship

A scholarship to honor Beverly Alexander, a life member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, past President of Sigma Omega Omega chapter and a committed community leader.  This scholarship is open to minority students attending a Metro Atlanta high school with plans to pursue post-secondary education and have a demonstrated financial need.  This scholarship does not have a minimum GPA requirement for the application.  Donors giving to this scholarship will receive a tax donation letter at the end of the year. Application available NOW, click Link below 

 

Beverly Alexander Legacy Scholarship Application

 

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Margie Nell Hall Legacy Scholarship

A scholarship to honor Margie Nell Hall, who worked tirelessly in her community to benefit underprivileged youth.  This scholarship is open to students attending or planning to attend a 2-year or 4-year college or university who have exhibited a commitment to community service.  Donors giving to this scholarship will receive a tax donation letter at the end of the year. Application available NOW, click Link below 

 

Margie Nell Hall Legacy Scholarship Application

 

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Silver Star Legacy Scholarship

In honor of the Silver Anniversary of the 1994 Sigma Omega Omega Silver Stars, this scholarship has been established to support a current college student with their books or other school related expense that will help them with retention in college. This scholarship opens each fall.

Not currently accepting applications.

James T. & Bernett Shaw Legacy Scholarship

A scholarship established in honor of James T. & Bernett Shaw who were advocates of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). This application is open to students that attend high school in Douglas County, GA interested in pursuing a STEM major in college. This is a one time merit scholarship awarded to a graduating senior in 2020Application available NOW, click Link below 

James T & Bernett Shaw Legacy Scholarship Application

Pearls of Grace Legacy Scholarship

In honor of the Sigma Omega Omega Spring 2019 initiates, the Pearls of Grace Legacy Scholarship was established to assist graduate and/or non-traditional college students in their pursuit of higher education. Students who have shown grace through their commitment to community service are ideal applicants. Donors giving to this scholarship will receive a tax donation letter at the end of the year.

Not currently accepting applications.

Cerese D. Jewelry Legacy Scholarship

Cerese D. Jewelry is a mother-daughter jewelry design company that is authentic and unconventional.  This annual scholarship was established to support business students enrolled at Clark Atlanta University.  This scholarship will directly support business students with the opportunity to learn, grow and develop.

Not currently accepting applications.