UPPER MARLBORO, Md. — Twelve Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) seniors will receive four-year, full-tuition college scholarships from colleges and universities who partner with The Posse Foundation.
“We are ‘PGCPS proud’ of our scholars on achieving this honor,” said Dr. Monica Goldson, Chief Executive Officer. “They represent the best of Prince George’s County Public Schools and I am pleased by this reward for their hard work.”
Known as Posse Scholars, students from across the nation will enter partnering colleges and universities this fall in multicultural groups of 10 (“posses”). Throughout their college career, they will support each other and receive ongoing assistance from The Posse Foundation. Students participating in the Posse program have a 90 percent college graduation rate, and have proven to make a difference on campus and in their professions.
The PGCPS Posse Scholars include:
For more information on The Posse Foundation and the Posse program, visit www.posse foundation.org.