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WISE LA Opens Applications for 2023 Jerilyn Jones Scholarship for Black Women in Sports


“In Memory of” Jerilyn Jones Scholarship includes:

  • One professional scholarship to WISE LA for one year

  • No-cost admittance into all WISE LA events

  • Guaranteed WISE Within Mentorship opportunity

  • One informational interview with an industry executive

  • One informational interview with a WISE LA Board Member of their choice

For consideration, candidates must be:

  • A Black or African-American woman with 1-5 years of working experience in the sports industry

  • A resident of Southern California, Los Angeles preferred

  • Submit a 150-word statement on how the “In Memory of” Jerilyn Jones Scholarship can support you in reimagining your sports career

  • Submit a copy of your current resume

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is April 28, 2023.



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