Debra J. Holmes Scholarship
This $2,150 scholarship honors our CEO's aunt, Debra J. Holmes. Ms. Debra Holmes was a Division I tennis player, college graduate, entrepreneur, and she loved God. In her memory, this scholarship is designed to support Black women who are current collegiate athletes preparing for their future and transition from college athletics.
The $2,150 will be awarded to a current Black collegiate student-athlete who is academically a current or rising sophomore, junior, or senior enrolled in a full-time program Division I program. In addition, all applicants must be currently competing on a sports team at an accredited college or university.
The top applicants will participate in a 30-minute virtual interview with the founder and CEO, Dr. Marlene Holmes, Ph.D, MSW.
Application Opens: June 5, 2023
Deadline for Application Submission: August 7, 2023
Finalist Virtual Interviews: Early August 2023
Winner Selected: End of August 2023