Haitian Association Foundation of Tampa Bay, Inc.
Coalition in Motion - Meeting our Community's Needs for Assistance and Support Since 1986
Haitian Association Foundation of Tampa Bay, Inc.
Phone Toll Free:  (855) 55-HAFTB                                  (855) 554-2382

Dr. Pierre Fr. Conze Educational Scholarship

The Conze Scholarship, was established in 1999 as a motivator and reward for students of Haitian descent to successfully complete their high school education and continue to post-secondary education. As HAFTB foundation is in community service and education, the Scholarship requires its applicant to perform community service, be stewards of their community and be positive, productive students at school.
Mailing Address: Haitian Association Foundation of Tampa Bay, Inc. P.O. Box 10733 Tampa, FL. 33679
Walk-In Address: 12703 North Florida Avenue  Tampa, Florida 33612  

Dr. Pierre Fr. Conze

2016 Scholarship

Recipients

2017 Scholarship

Recipients

Scholarship Information

This year, the foundation is offering 3 scholarships, each for $1000.00. Requirements: 1. Applicant must be of Haitian descent. 2. Applicant must be graduating from high school in the spring of 2019. 3. Applicants must show proof that they have been accepted at an accredited college or university for fall 2019. 4. Applicant must have earned a minimum 3.2 GPA. 5. Applicant must have completed 100 hours of volunteer hours preferably in the Haitian community by April 1, 2019. 6. Applicant should not have any history of criminal convictions. 7. Applicant must have a recommendation letter from a family or friend who is a current HAFTB member (member must be in good standing with dues paid). 8. Applicant shall submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor. 9. Applicant must be present at the HAFTB meeting on May 18, 2019. Scholarship Essay Minimum of 500 words-double-spaced typed and may be submitted in English, French or Haitian Creole. Masters of the Dew, by Jacques Roumain In the text, Roumain shared his view on Education. “Education is necessary. It helps to understand life.” “And if peasants attended school, some would not be so easily fooled, taken advantage of and treated as dumb.” Essay: Write a unified and coherent essay in which you evaluate Roumain’s perspectives on the importance of Education. In your essay, be sure to: Analyze and evaluate the perspective given (from the book). State and develop your own perspective on the issue. Explain the relationship between your own perspective and the one given. Books are available at Amazon and Public Libraries. Post Award Requirements: Applicant must commit to do a videotape or radio interview with HAFTB. Submission for this Scholarship can be provided in the following methods;  VIA MAIL Haitian Association Foundation of Tampa Bay, Inc. Dr. Pierre Fr. Conzé Scholarship Fund P.O Box 10733 Tampa, FL 33679  VIA E-MAIL Scholars@haftb.org

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2017 Scholarship Award Ceremony
 Sabrina Alexis 2018 Scholarship Recipient
Kenderson Augustin 2018 Scholarship Recipient
Delais Cenatus 2018 Scholarship Recipient
Download Scholarship Application HERE
Haitian Association Foundation of Tampa Bay,Inc.
Phone Toll Free:  (855) 55-HAFTB                                (855) 554-2382  

Dr. Pierre Fr. Conze

2016 Scholarship Recipients

2017 Scholarship Recipients

Dr. Pierre Fr. Conze Educational

Scholarship

The Conze Scholarship, was established in 1999 as a motivator and reward for students of Haitian descent to successfully complete their high school education and continue to post- secondary education. As HAFTB foundation is in community service and education, the Scholarship requires its applicant to perform community service, be stewards of their community and be positive, productive students at school.
Download Scholarship Application Scholarship Committee  Previous Recipients 2017 Scholarship Award Ceremony
Coalition in Motion - Meeting our Community's Needs for Assistance and Support Since 1986
Mailing Address: Haitian Association Foundation of Tampa Bay, Inc. P.O. Box 10733 Tampa, FL. 33679  
Walk-In Address: 12703 North Florida Avenue  Tampa, Florida 33612  
Kenderson Augustin 2018 Scholarship Recipient
 Sabrina Alexis 2018 Scholarship Recipient
Delais Cenatus 2018 Scholarship Recipient

Scholarship Information

This year, the foundation is offering 3 scholarships, each for $1000.00. Requirements: 1. Applicant must be of Haitian descent. 2. Applicant must be graduating from high school in the spring of 2019. 3. Applicants must show proof that they have been accepted at an accredited college or university for fall 2019. 4. Applicant must have earned a minimum 3.2 GPA. 5. Applicant must have completed 100 hours of volunteer hours preferably in the Haitian community by April 1, 2019. 6. Applicant should not have any history of criminal convictions. 7. Applicant must have a recommendation letter from a family or friend who is a current HAFTB member (member must be in good standing with dues paid). 8. Applicant shall submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor. 9. Applicant must be present at the HAFTB meeting on May 18, 2019. Scholarship Essay Minimum of 500 words-double-spaced typed and may be submitted in English, French or Haitian Creole. Masters of the Dew, by Jacques Roumain In the text, Roumain shared his view on Education. “Education is necessary. It helps to understand life.” “And if peasants attended school, some would not be so easily fooled, taken advantage of and treated as dumb.” Essay: Write a unified and coherent essay in which you evaluate Roumain’s perspectives on the importance of Education. In your essay, be sure to: Analyze and evaluate the perspective given (from the book). State and develop your own perspective on the issue. Explain the relationship between your own perspective and the one given. Books are available at Amazon and Public Libraries. Post Award Requirements: Applicant must commit to do a videotape or radio interview with HAFTB. Submission for this Scholarship can be provided in the following methods;  VIA MAIL Haitian Association Foundation of Tampa Bay, Inc. Dr. Pierre Fr. Conzé Scholarship Fund P.O Box 10733 Tampa, FL 33679  VIA E-MAIL Scholars@haftb.org
Download Scholarship Application HERE