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CBW awarded four ($2000) scholarships to 2012 graduating African American High School Seniors attending Institutions of Higher Learning. The scholarships are for training and education beyond the high school level.

Concerned Black Women of Calvert County is proud to announce the 2012 Scholarship Award Recipients:

Diamond Jones of Northern High will be attending Mary Mount Univesity.
Alesha Leonard of Patuxent High will be attending University of Maryland Eastern Shore.

Cecillia Sanders of Huntingtown High will be attending Harvard University.

LaChelle Stewart of Calvert High will be attending Rochester Institute of Technology.


CBW held a scholarship receiption at the Prince Frederick location of College of Southern Maryland on May 14. The program was quite well attended by the scholarship winners, their parents, and numerous CBW members. With performances by Ribbon & Bows (a string treo organized by awardee Cecillia Sanders) the event also included words of wisdom given by past scholarship recipients: Leonard Greene Jr., Samantha Jones, and Christa Allen.

Awardees: Cecillia Sanders, Diamond Jones, & Alesha LeonardAwardees w/ CBW members