Photo courtesy of NY State Assembly. Chantel Jackson.

Applications available until July 24 for college scholarship for Bronx high school seniors who live in NYCHA

High School seniors who live in Bronx NYCHA complexes will be eligible to get up to $1000 per year over the course of a four-year undergraduate program.

Assemblywoman Chantel Jackson (D-79) announced last week that interested candidates can apply for the Juanita James Memorial Scholarship for help paying the bills as of this fall.

The application period ends next Sunday, July 24.

Bronxites can contact Jackson’s 79th Assembly district office for further information, at JacksonC@nyassembly.gov or by calling her Albany office, at 518-455-5272.