Notice to the Public
Aricka Amos Burrell Memorial Scholarship - $1,000
Friends For Life Foundation, Incorporated (FFL) Inc., in conjunction with Phi Phi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sororiety, Inc, announces the availability of the 2017 Aricka Amos Burrell Scholarship Application.
Friends For Life is the nonprofit affiliate of Phi Phi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and was established in 2004. The vision of the Foundation is to promote education, family, economic empowerment and the arts by serving the youth and disadvantaged in the North Fulton Community. Over the past decade, FFL has provided in excess of $400,000 in scholarships and community assistance awards.
Aricka Amos Burrell was the niece of Friends For Life and Phi Phi Omega Chapter member, Mrs. Kathy Amos Lamar. Mrs. Lamar serves as a mentor for youth the Atlanta Metropolitan area, as well as in her church. She affectionately established the Aricka Amos Burrell Scholarship in memory of her niece who died of cancer in 2009. Aricka was a role model in her community and loved working with young people. This scholarship is given annually by Friends For Life Foundation, Inc. Click here to view our flyer.
Our 2017 application process closes on April 8th. Those interested in applying for this scholarship must meet the April 8th deadline for submittal to Friends For Life Foundation. Click here for additional details regarding the Aricka Amos Burrell scholarship.
NOTE: SAT scores of 1500/1090 (old/new) or above will be considered for meeting requirements for this scholarship.