Dr. Gladys Hope Franklin White Endowed Scholarship Fund


The following is an agreement between Dr. Gladys Hope Franklin White and the North Carolina A&T University Foundation, Inc setting forth the principles of operation for The Gladys Hope Franklin White Endowed Scholarship (Formerly Gladys Hope Franklin White Alpha Mu Scholarship).

1. Hereafter the Gladys Hope Franklin White Endowed Scholarship shall be referred to as "The Fund" and the North Carolina A&T University Foundation, Inc. shall be referred to as the "Foundation."

2. Hereafter the total $ 5,368.22 funds now existing in the Gladys Hope Franklin White Alpha Mu Scholarship as of October 1, 2010 shall be the same full corpus of the Gladys Hope Franklin White Endowed Scholarship, in addition to all funds contributed since and following October 1, 2010.

3. All designated funds donated by Dr. Gladys Hope Franklin White or other family members and any other contributors shall be placed in The Fund and shall be identified as such by the Foundation.

4. The Fund shall be invested by the Foundation. The corpus shall remain in perpetuity. The amount of the withdrawals shall be made in accordance with the foundation’s awarding policy. Awards will be made annually.

5. The Foundation shall provide an annual notification to Dr. Gladys Hope Franklin White and/or family assignees. The notification shall include The Fund's status, performance, awards, and other pertinent information.

6. The university’s scholarship office will administer the scholarship and make annual selections based upon the following criteria:
• Applicants must be enrolled as a full time undergraduate student.
• Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale and are preparing for a career in teaching.
• Applicants must demonstrate character and moral values, and must have rendered service to one’s community and NC A&T SU.
• Applicants must be academically qualified in their chosen teaching career field.

7. It is preferred that the awards benefit the largest number of students as opposed to larger awards to one student.

Pledge Form for the Dr. Gladys Hope Franklin White Endowed Scholarship Fund