JOHN B. AND IDA SLAUGHTER ENDOWMENT IN SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND THE BLACK COMMUNITY
The Endowment sponsors a yearly John B. and Ida Slaughter scholarship intended to encourage students to apply scientific and technological knowledge in solving the complex problems facing the African-American community. The scholarship covers in-state tuition costs and is renewable up to three years based on satisfactory academic progress. Applicants will be judged on academic status, grade point average, SAT score, a thoughtful essay, and a letter of recommendation.