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Congratulations to the Awardees

2016 Winner

Mr. Samuel Aribilola is the first recipient of the annual scholarship award. Mr. Aribiola is a native of Atlanta, Georgia who moved to Fort Washington, Maryland while he was in middle school.

Samuel is a 2016 graduate of Crossland High School in Temple Hills, Maryland where he participated in the Technical Academy program as a Culinary Arts student. During his senior year he served as a representative for the Student Government Association and he also served as the president of the National Honor Society.

Samuel entered Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland in fall 2016 pursuing a degree in computer science. His goal is to graduate in four years while striving for nothing but excellence.

2017 Winner

Ms. Jasmine M. Stewart is the second recipient of the annual scholarship award.  She is a resident of Prince George’s County Maryland.

Jasmine is a 2017 graduate of Riverdale Baptist High School in Upper Marlboro, Maryland where she was a student athlete who excelled academically while participating in track and field, cheerleading and the school choir.  During her senior year, she worked as an assistant aftercare teacher where she developed a greater interest in and passion for child development.

Jasmine entered Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland in fall 2017 pursuing her degree in Psychology.  Her goals include completing her degree requirements and continuing her education in pursuit of a master’s degree to focus on a career as a child psychologist focusing on child development and behavior.