Scholarship Award Recipient

/ Ta'Mirah Collins

Ta'Mirah Collins

May 30, 2016 |
Scholarship Recipients  |
JIT Foundation Staff

Graduation Stats:

  • Age: 17 Years Old
  • Date of Birth: October 23, 1998
  • School: Barbara Jordan High School
  • Grade: 12th
  • GPA: 2.7


  • Senior Class Treasurer
  • Accounting Manager for Culinary Class
  • Volunteer at Elementary School, Special Needs Class

Post Graduation Plans:

  • Attend a 2 Years University of My Choice
  • Tyler Jr. College
  • Major in Psychology

Career Aspirations:

  • Associates of Arts, then Bachelors Degree

Why I Should Receive the Scholarship

My name is Ta'Mirah Collins. I am a student at Barbara Jordan High School for Careers. Before I even attended high school, I became certain that I wanted to pursue a higher education I needed to be persistent and determined to achieve my career aspirations. Thus, upon graduating as a member of The National Society of High School Scholars, I will be attending Tyler Junior College and then plan to transfer to The University of Texas at Tyler. My educational aspirations consist of acquiring an associate's degree that would assist me in pursuing my bachelor's degree. I am certain that receiving the scholarship will definitely be beneficial in giving me the opportunity to achieve my goals. Therefore, I think that pursuing my career will provide me with that opportunity.

I am thankful and know I would not be at this level in my education without my mom's prayers, my father's support and my own personal relationship in Jesus Christ. I decided that I will attain a career since my passion has always been assisting others.

I would like to be selected for one of your foundation's scholarships because as a hard working student I will commit myself to effectively take advantage of the opportunity that the scholarships will provide me. I am a student that persistently works hard academically, and also constantly try to improve myself. I believe education is the key to success. I am

Posted: May 30, 2016
Posted by: JIT Foundation Staff
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