Thursday, January 12, 2012

Regions Presents: "Riding Forward" for Black History Month

Regions and H.O.P.E. will launch the 2012 Black History Month Campaign – “Riding Forward” -- on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 16). This campaign celebrates the contributions of African Americans, past and present, that move us forward today. Regions is also proud to offer the Regions Riding Forward Scholarship.

Twenty-five $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors
in Regions’ banking areas who will attend college this Fall.
Applicants will be asked to write a 500 word essay about an African
American, past or present, who has inspired them.

· The Regions and H.O.P.E. Riding Forward Scholarship Essay Contest begins January 15 and ends February 29. Contest details and full eligibility requirements are available. Copy and paste this link: