In 2018, Delta Community will award $10,000 in scholarships to select students of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). The HBCU Scholarship contest is presented by Delta Community Credit Union.
Our past scholarship winners are listed below. You too could be a winner!
The contest period is now closed. Please check back in August for another chance to enter.
2018 Second Quarter Winner
We are proud to award Aaliyah Buckholts the second HBCU scholarship of 2018. Aaliyah is a sophomore at Savannah State University where she is majoring in Mathematics with a concentration in Secondary Education.She dreams of one day opening an academy that will provide underprivileged students with a world-class education. Aaliyah also stays active in her community by volunteering at local schools, Boys and Girls Clubs and Girl Scouts. Read more »
2018 First Quarter Winner
Congratulations to Desiree Raymond, the first HBCU scholarship recipient of 2018. Desiree is a junior Health Science major and Public Health minor at Spelman College. She aspires to become a General Trauma Surgeon and has already spent time shadowing surgeons in her desired field. Read more »
2017 Fourth Quarter Winner
Delta Community Credit Union, Georgia’s largest credit union with more than $5.6 billion in assets, in partnership with Atlanta radio station KISS 104, awarded the last of four scholarships it will distribute in 2017 to students attending a Historically Black College or University (HBCU). The $2,000 award was presented yesterday to Antonio McMillan.A native of Fairburn, Georgia, McMillan graduated from Hapeville Charter Career Academy in College Park. Now a junior at Savannah State University majoring in biology, McMillan plans to pursue a career as an orthodontist. Read more »
2017 Third Quarter Winner
Wilson, who is from Chicago, says he is responsible for funding his own education, and he works hard to achieve high grades at CAU. “When I was in eighth grade, I was ranked near the bottom of my class,” said Wilson. “Since then I have stayed the course to perform better, for myself and my family. I appreciate Delta Community for helping me continue my education.” Read more »
2017 Second Quarter Winner
Bria Adams is an incoming freshman at Spelman College where she will major in Psychology and minor in Music. She graduated from New Manchester High School in Douglasville, Georgia. Bria is a Bonner Scholar and the recipient of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Cup for “Best All-Around Senior.” She loves to sing and has performed on stage in chorus and drama productions at school.
2017 First Quarter Winner
Congratulations to David C. Early, III, the first HBCU scholarship recipient of 2017. David is currently in his freshman year at Morehouse College. He is an English Pre-Law major and dreams of one day becoming an entertainment attorney. David attended high school at Madison Academic Magnet High School in Jackson, Tennessee.