EZ Taylor Scholarship Foundation Scholarship

Ezekiel Taylor Scholarship Foundation is thrilled to announce EZ Taylor Scholarship Foundation Scholarship Program. The opportunity is available for black male high school seniors who have at least a 2.5 GPA. The program is intended to clarify that African-American man leads better lives to make good ‘life’ choices that impact their entire community and have opportunities for higher education. The Ezekiel Taylor Scholarship Foundation will award up to $3,000 in scholarship funds.

The Ezekiel Taylor Scholarship Foundation targets African-American males, who are often overlooked by society.


In order to participate in the scholarship, entrants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a Black male high school senior
  • Maintain at least a 2.5 GPA
  • Must attend a two or four-year college or university

How to Apply:

  • Applicants must download the application form to complete the application processes: http://eztaylor.org/EZTaylorFinalscholarshipapplication.pdf
  • Applicants must write a one-page essay (Times New Roman, 12-point font, double-spaced) It should be a minimum of 350 words to 500 words on the following questions below: How has the Chicago violence impacted your life, your family, and friends? Despite the impact, how can you use the situation to make a difference in your community?

Supporting Documents:

All applicants need to submit the following documents for consideration:

  • Guidance counselor signature
  • High school transcript
  • Two (2) recommendation letters (On Original Letterhead)
  • Proof of residence
  • GPA and ACT / SAT

Submitting Details:

Applicants must mail complete application package in 8 ½ envelopes to:

Ezekiel Taylor Scholarship Foundation Committee

P.O. Box 22, Glenwood, IL 60425-0022

Financial Aid and Award Money:     

The scholarship will fund up to $3,000 to the winning candidates.

Application Deadline: 

Applications will no longer be accepted after April 30, 2017.

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