LAUNCH Scholarship

Assists in the cost of students’ education in pursuit of a healthcare career.

Former recipients


Katelynn is a 2020 graduate of Fox Creek High School. Career goal: Registered Nurse

Melody is a 2021 graduate of Alcorn State University. Career goal: Pharmacist.


Laila is a 2021 graduate of Butler High School. College choice: Georgia State University. Career goal: Pediatrician.

Makayla is a 2021 graduate of Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School. College choice: Augusta University. Career goal: Physician.


Da’Heaven is a 2022 graduate of Westside High School. College choice: Fort Valley State University. Career goal: Registered Nurse.

Charity is a 2022 graduate of Academy of Richmond County High School. College choice: Tuskegee University. Career goal: Radiologist.

Book stipend recipient

Kimberly is a 2022 graduate of Aiken High School. College choice: University of South Carolina - Columbia. Career goal: Nurse Practitioner.

Book stipend recipient

Carter is a 2022 graduate of Silver Bluff High School. College choice: Lander University. Career goal: Registered Nurse.

Application process

Application includes essay and transcript review.

To be considered for the scholarship:

  • Applicant must have previously attended a LAUNCH program
  • Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale
  • Applicant must be accepted and enrolling into an accredited college or university
  • Applicant must have chosen a course of study (major) in pursuit of a career in healthcare

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