Toler Velissaris Scholarship

Announcing the Toler Velissaris Scholarship Program, Exclusively for Breakthrough Atlanta Scholars

The Toler Velissaris Scholarship for Academic Excellence is designed to empower Breakthrough Atlanta Scholars to pursue post-secondary education at four-year colleges and universities. The scholarship program awards up to four, $10,000 scholarships to graduating seniors ($2,500 per year for up to four years).

Application Information

Applications for the Toler Velissaris Scholarship for Academic Excellence are being accepted now through April 1, 2021. Highly qualified applicants will demonstrate:

  • active participation in Breakthrough Atlanta’s college preparatory program,

  • acceptance and intention to attend a four-year college or university,

  • academic merit, 

  • volunteer service and civic engagement 

  • and financial need.

Toler Velissaris Scholarship

Finalists will be contacted for interviews beginning April 7, 2021 and scholarship recipients will be notified by April 23, 2021.

 

For additional information, please contact Mrs. Kristin Tidwell, Director of College Prep Programs, ktidwell@breakthroughatlanta.org.