LaPrentis Cudjo Memorial Scholarship

The LaPrentis Cudjo Memorial Scholarship is a $1,000 award presented to an SSC student to be split between each of the following Fall and Spring semesters. The award will be determined by a combination of academic excellence and essay. The award covers educational costs, such as tuition, fees and books at SSC.


  • Must complete a minimum 3-5 page essay on the importance of education:
    • to realize dreams; or
    • to combat poverty; or
    • to combat crime/violence; or
    • to combat unemployment; or
    • to combat homelessness.