The Georgia T.A.G Scholarship

sponsored by

Metro Atlanta Alumni Chapter

Augusta CSRA Alumni Chapter

Middle Georgia Alumni Chapter

Georgia T.A.G. Scholarship 

The T.A.G.  Scholarship program was developed to provide educational funds for Georgia residents who are incoming or current students of Alabama A&M University while encouraging lifelong service to Alabama A&M University and the Alabama A&M University Alumni Association, Inc.  

 

Scholarship funds may be used for any expenses related to the cost of attending Alabama A&M University.  Expenses may include, but is not limited to tuition, books, fees, etc.  All payments will be made payable to Alabama A&M University on behalf of the award recipient.  

Application deadline is April 30, 2021

Official transcripts should be submitted directly to the scholarship committee using one of the methods listed below:

  1. Electronic transcripts should be sent to scholarship@aamuatl.org.

  2. Physical transcripts can be mailed to:    

        Metro Atlanta AAMU Alumni Chapter

        Attention: T.A.G. Scholarship

        P.O. Box 91314 | Atlanta, GA | 30364

           

Official Transcripts must be received by April 30, 2021.

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Georgia T.A.G Scholarship Criteria 

Requirements: 

The scholarship is open to high school seniors and current University students who meet the following criteria:

  • Resident of Georgia

  • Cumulative GPA 2.80 and above (based on a 4.0 scale)

  • Participation in extra-curricular, community service and/or leadership activities

  • Acceptance letter from the University or proof of enrollment (current students)

  • Financial Need 

Applications Process: 

Apply using the Georgia T.A.G. Scholarship Application Form

 

Upload the following documentation in the application

  • Autobiography

  • Essay

  • Two (2) recommendation (one preferred from an AAMU Alum)

  • Unofficial Current Transcript

  • Admission Letter or Proof of Enrollment

  • Wallet sized photograph (digital image)

Administration and Management:

  • Decisions rendered by the Scholarship Committee are final.

  • Scholarship awards are one-time awards. Students may reapply each year for each scholarship offered, although this does not guarantee automatic approval. 

  • Applicants are encouraged to remove any personally sensitive information from their application package. The MAAC is not responsible for personal data that maybe compromised by use of the internet or otherwise.

Scholarship Awards:

  • Scholarship funds maybe used for any expenses related to the cost of attending Alabama A&M University. Expenses may include, but are not limited to tuition, books, fees. etc. 

  • All payments will be made payable to Alabama A&M University on behalf of the award recipient.

Important Dates

  • Scholarship applications are due on April 30, 2021.

  • Official transcripts must be received by April 30, 2021.

  • Transcripts should me mailed to Metro Atlanta AAMU Alumni Chapter, Attention: T.A.G Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 91314, Atlanta, GA 30364.

  • Contact: scholarship@aamuatl.org