Riley West Scholarship

For active members of Oakland Interfaith Youth Gospel Choir who are planning to attend a two- or four-year college on a part-time or full-time basis.

Scholarship Amount

Up to $5,000

Number of Scholarships

Up to five

Background

This donor involved scholarship fund was established by Peter Bland, a long-time, active member of Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir (OIGC), and his spouse, Nancy Strachan. The program seeks to help build participation in the Oakland Interfaith Youth Gospel Choir (OIYGC) and provide a fulcrum for future growth in the candidates' community.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Active members in good standing of Oakland Interfaith Youth Gospel Choir in Oakland, CA
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a scale of 4.0
  • Current graduating high school senior or college student planning to enroll in a two- or four-year college on a part-time or full-time basis

Contact


Download the application

Contact Sophie Gardener at 510.839.4361