The Hopie Perry-Lavenia Young Scholarship
The Hopie Perry-Lavenia Young Scholarship is given annually to young women pursuing higher education. Please view the eligibility requirements and to download an application. Application will be available in December and recipients are announced in the Spring.
In order to be eligible for consideration, applicant must:
Be a female student residing in one of the following counties in North Carolina: Cabarrus, Catawba, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Mecklenburg or South Carolina: Chester, Lancaster, Union, York
Be a high school senior planning to pursue post-secondary education at a 4-year college or university
Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
Be involved in community service activities
In order to be considered, applicant must:
Submit a completed application
Submit a 500 word essay on topic listed on the current application
Participate in a virtual meeting with the Scholarship Review Board for an opportunity to learn more about you, as well as your goals and aspirations
Mail an official school transcript sealed in its original school envelope with official seal to:
Yellow Tea Rose Foundation
Hopie Perry – Lavenia Young Scholarship
P.O. Box 37344
Charlotte, NC 28237
Application must be submitted and transcript MUST be postmarked by the specified date on the application.
For any questions regarding the scholarship application process, please contact us.
2023 Scholarship Application
2023 Application will be posted in December 2022!