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Johnnie Weakley Memorial

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Scholarship Name: Johnnie Weakley Memorial

Deadline to Apply: See Human Services & Psychology Dept
GPA: 2.0
1st Year: N/A
2nd Year:
Duration: 1 Semester
Description: Johnnie Weakley lost his struggle with alcoholism in April 2005. For many years, he had accepted help from professionals in the field of chemical dependency counseling, although he battled the disease, he was unable to overcome his addiction. This scholarship will be available annually to 2nd year students who are graduating from MVCC and transferring to a 4-yr institution or pursing a professional certification.
Amount Awarded: Amount varies
Criteria Checklist:

  • Must be nominated by an instructor
  • Must complete the MVCC scholarship application
  • Must Submit a brief essay (2 pages max) which speaks to their interest in the field of Chemical Dependency and their plans for future education and/or certification
  • Must be transferring to a 4-yr institution or pursing professional certification

Application Process: Contact Institutional Advancement in Payne Hall room 220 for General MVCC application

Selection by Center for Life and Health Sciences and Weakley Family representatives

MVCC Scholarships

Debra Edick
Administrative Assistant
Institutional Advancement

Contact Information
Payne Hall, Room 220
1101 Sherman Drive
Utica, NY 13501
Telephone - 315.792.5555
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