Alexander Brown Memorial Scholarship

The Alexander Brown Memorial Scholarship is open to solid organ transplant recipients who aspire to better themselves through higher education. High school seniors who will be graduating from high school in the upcoming spring term and who plan to attend an accredited technical, 2-year, or 4-year institutions *OR *students who are currently enrolled in an accredited technical, 2-year, or 4-year institution are eligible to apply. To learn more about Alexander “Sandy” Brown, click here. It is hoped that the recipients of this scholarship will continue forward in making a positive impact in the world.

*Eligibility *:
Students who meet ALL of the following criteria are encouraged to apply

  • Be a solid organ transplant recipient
  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of at least 2.5
  • Planning to begin classes at an accredited technical, 2-year, or 4-year institution in the United States in the upcoming 2021-2022 academic year.

Selection: Recipients will be selected based on their academic achievement, extracurricular activities & leadership, letters of recommendation, personal essay, and their potential to succeed in college.

Awards: Scholarship awards are one-time awards. The amounts awarded to a selected recipient may be used for tuition, fees, room, board, books, supplies, and health insurance. All scholarships will be paid directly to a recipient’s school and must be used for the upcoming academic year. Award disbursement is contingent upon the outside scholarship policies of a recipient’s college or university. Recipients may defer their award for up to one academic year.

Questions? Charmaine Brown at

Alexander "Sandy" Brown
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a solid organ transplant recipient?
  2. Please answer the following questions if you answered "yes" to being a solid organ transplant recipient:
    • The date of your procedure. (MM/YYYY)
    • The type of transplant you received.
  3. Are you a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident?
  4. What is your current student status:
  5. Based on your current student status, what is your anticipated graduation/completion date? (MM/YYYY)
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