Bettye Smith Brown Memorial Scholarship applications due March 27

Published 3:15 pm Friday, March 24, 2023

 The Bettye Smith Brown Memorial Scholarship is making a final call for applications.

Applications are due March 27 at 11:59 p.m. Please submit applications at 

Recipients must be residents of Warren County, have a strong academic record, and demonstrate financial need. 

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The NAACP Vicksburg Branch will award $10,000 to two deserving high school seniors who attend school in the Vicksburg Warren School District and plan to attend a four-year accredited college or university. 

The scholarship was established by Adrienne Mosley and Fayedra Brown-Dear in loving honor of their mother, Bettye Smith Brown, who was a champion of higher education and a dedicated member of the NAACP Vicksburg branch.