how to apply for financial assistance:
Financial support is available for students who reside in East Tallahatchie County for educational programs at all levels including non-credit Certificated Readior Fness Certificate for trade and technical skills programs, GED, and credit programs offered by community colleges and four-year colleges. The Meek Foundation seeks to help students identify, prepare for, and achieve educational goals that enrich employment opportunities and career development.
Financial support is designed to supplement or enhance federal and other sources of funding that may be available. There are no academic requirements, only a desire on recipients’ part to gain skills that lead to employment and enriching career options. To be considered for financial assistance regarding educational purposes, applicants should complete the Application Financial Assistance Form and mail the completed form to Meek Foundation (Charleston address) or email the form to firstname.lastname@example.org. Award decisions generally are made in the spring of each calendar year, but applications are considered year-round.