Verian Dorothy Cort Thomas Scholarship Fund

This scholarship was established to support College of Agricultural and Food Science students that demonstrate financial need. The applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, a SAT score of 1000 or greater and an ACT score of 22 or greater. The applicant must provide two (2) signed letters of recommendation from an instructor or an academic advisor and a personal statement outlining why they choose Food Science as a major and express how the funding will benefit the student academic career. There is also a service requirement for this scholarship where the applicant must be an active member of the Food Science Club and the FAMU Chapter of MANRRS *OR serve as a mentor to the Jr. MANRRS students.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please enter a name and email of a reference provider.
  2. If you have the hard copy letter(s) of recommendation, please upload the letter(s).
  3. Please provide a personal statement (300 words max.) on why the applicant has selected to major in Food Science, and how the scholarship funds will be used to support the applicant's academic career.
  4. Please select the service requirement that best applies to you.