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The Stockton Links are proud of our commitment to the education of African American youth within San Joaquin County communities. Each year our members work diligently to provide financial assistance to young people attending institutions of high learning.

The Links Incorporated Stockton (CA) Chapter is pleased to offer 2 educational scholarships:

  1. The Links Incorporated, Stockton (CA) Chapter General Scholarship
  2. Lavenna R. Moppins Gray Community Service Scholarship

Any graduating African-American high school senior who lives in San Joaquin County may apply according to the following specific criteria.

Criteria for General Scholarship

  • Grade Point Average 3.0 or above.

Criteria for Community Service Scholarship

  • Grade Point Average 2.5 or above
  • Submit an essay on the topic:
    What impact has my area of community service had on my community? The essay should be a minimum of 250 words, not to exceed 500 words.

To Complete the Application Packet for Either Scholarship

  1. Stockton Links Scholarship Application typed or printed legibly. Do not fold.
  2. Include an official sealed copy of your current transcript
  3. In your own words, explain why you are applying for a scholarship and state any compelling reasons to justify your need to apply for financial aid. Outline any unusual financial circumstances that would clarify your status and eligibility for a scholarship.
  4. Two (2) letters of recommendation:
    One letter from a school staff member familiar with your academic accomplishments.
    One letter from a community leader of an organization in which you served.

Submit all application items in 8x10 envelope and mail completed packet, postmarked by March 31 to:

The Links, Incorporated, Stockton (CA) Chapter
Attention: Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 7950
Stockton, CA 95267
Contact Person: Ms. Glynis Dove at 209 545 5697
Incomplete application will automatically disqualify applicant

Download the Scholarship Application (PDF)
Download the Scholarship Application (Word Document)

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Sunday, October 16, 2016

Thank you to everyone who joined us in commemorating our rich history and 50 years of service in our community!

Our Celebration was a Huge Success!
Click to view our Celebration Souvenir Program Booklet

Special Thank you our Major sponsors
William and Occeletta Briggs
Earl Taylor, M.D.

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