An award program for HOC youth graduating from high school in June 2018



The Tony Davis Memorial Scholarship honors students who have achieved academic excellence, acted as leaders in extra-curricular activities and, completed numerous hours of student service learning dedicated to our community. If you are a graduating high school senior planning to attend a college or university next fall and you/your parent(s) receive an HOC subsidy, you are eligible to apply for the Tony David Memorial Scholarship. Students who are selected for this honor will receive a scholarship in the amount of $5000.00. The deadline to submit an application is Thursday May 31. 2018. 

Please attach each of the following items to this application:

  1. One page essay (Calibri or Times New Roman 11 point font) which answers the questions below:

          i.  What obstacles have you had to overcome that have inspired you to pursue education at the university level?
          ii. Once enrolled, what are your academic goals and plans for the future? 
          iii. What makes you the best candidate for the Tony Davis Memorial Scholarship? 

      2. Please attach one PDF file containing the following items

          i.  Two letters of recommendation (professional and/or school personnel)
          ii.  Official high school transcript
          iii.  Letter of acceptance from a college or university for the fall of 2018
          iv. A list of the extracurricular activities you have participated in during your high school year   
          v.  A copy of your most recent SAT/ACT score(s)

All scholarship winners will be admitted into the HOC Scholars Program. This program offers a 6 week summer internship that will provide real work experience to full-time college students.  

Award decisions will be made no later than July 15, 2018. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Tony Davis Memorial Scholarship committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.