Scholarship Ministry

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We offer various scholarships for Graduating High School Seniors or Continuing College Students. Review the criteria below and select those that fit best for your interest.

Sister Mary Henry, Committee Head

Payton-Price Family Endowed Scholarship

Graduating High School Seniors attending a qualified Historically Black College or University (HBCU)

Cumulative G.P.A. of 2.75 or Higher Required

$1,000 Given in Two Installments

Cynthia M. Watts Memorial Scholarship

Graduating High School Seniors

Cumulative G.P.A. of 2.75 or Higher Required

$500 One Time Scholarship

Vernadine Jefferson-Brooks Scholarship Fund

Graduating High School Seniors

Cumulative G.P.A. of 2.5 or Higher Required

$1,000 Given in Two Installments

The Lovell & Marguerite Johnson Memorial Scholarship

Must be a member of St. Mark A.M.E. Church

Graduating High School Seniors

Cumulative G.P.A. of 2.0 or Higher Required

Amounts Awarded to be Determined by Committee Based on Funds Available

The Wanda L. Martin Memorial Scholarship

Must be a member of St. Mark A.M.E. Church

Graduating High School Seniors

Cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or Higher Required

$1,000 Given in Two Installments

The Carl W. Birks S.T.E.M. Scholarship

Graduating High School Seniors Planning on a Major in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math

Cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or Higher Required

$500 One Time Scholarship

For the scholarships above, applications open January 2022.
Note: Late Applications Will Not Be Accepted
Mail Completed Application to:

St. Mark Scholarship Committee
St. Mark AME Church
1616 W. Atkinson Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53206

Marguerite DeSleet Johnson College Book Scholarship

Graduating High School Seniors  or Continuing College Students

It is hoped that the young people who receive this scholarship
will use it to attain higher education and will use their gifts and talents to the glory of God and to enhance and further the mission of the A.M.E Church.
Amounts Awarded to be Determined by Committee Based on Funds Available
Applications Open, January 2022.
Mail Completed Application to:

Geraldine Bradford Missionary Society
St. Mark AME Church
1616 W. Atkinson Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53206

St. Mark’s Graduates and Scholarship Winners...

Among the Continuing college Students receiving $300 each from the Lovell and Marquerite Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund:

Jerrica Byers

Jerrica Byers, Lane College

Jada Mitchell

Jada Mitchell, Ohio University

St. Mark High School and College Graduate receiving a $25 Love Gift each from the Lovell and Marquerite Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund:

Faith Cunningham

Faith Cunningham

Rufus King High School will be attending Tennessee State University

Kenady Beamon, graduates with cum laude honors from Prairie View A & M University, will be attending UWM graduate school.

Jasheria Boarden, Oakland High School, will be attending Tennessee State University.

Cameron Spann- Shorewood High School

St. Mark Eighth Grade Completers receiving a $15 Love Gift from the Lovell and Marquerite Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund:

Olivia Banks, Milwaukee School of Languages

Rashahn Hayes, Jr, Milwaukee College Prep School

Mekenzi Hendriex, Immanuel Lutheran School

High School Scholarship Recipients:
Joshua Wilder

Joshua Wilder

$500 Carl W. Birks Memorial Scholarship. Joshua is a Riverside High School graduate. He will be attending Marquette University.

Jasheria Boarden

$1000 Wanda Martin Memorial Scholarship and $500 Lovell and Marquerite Johnson Memorial Scholarship. She is a Oakland High School graduates who plans to attend Tennessee State University.

Sophia Brooks

$500 Cynthia Watts Memorial Scholarship graduate of Golda Meir H.S. and will be attending Howard University.

Faith Cunningham

$1000 Vernadin Jefferson-Brooks Memorial Scholarship. Faith is a Rufus King High School graduate. She will be attending Tennessee State University.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF THE GRADUATES AND SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS!