Scholarship & Mentoring Opportunities

CRHA Scholarship Application - $1,000
(In partnership with The New Chesapeake Men for Progress Education Foundation)

Eligibility Criteria:

Student must reside in a Chesapeake Redevelopment and Housing Authority community OR participate in the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program to apply.  Deadline:  May 30, 2022

Click here for the application.

Leadership Development Mentoring Program  
The New Chesapeake Men for Progress Education Foundation is also offering a 10-month Youth Leadership Mentoring Program to include one-on-one mentoring, cooperative learning sessions, field trips to develop new skills, and exposure to amazing leaders to emulate and make a difference in the community. With parental consent, interested youth may complete the Youth Pledge and Mentee Application for the program here

NAHRO Poster Contest

Eligibility and Selection Categories:
Contest participation is open to all children in grades K-12 residing in affordable housing assisted directly, supported under community development, or participants in affordable housing programs administered by a NAHRO member authority (i.e., public or Section 8-assisted housing CDBG, HOME, LIHTC).

The grand prize cover winner will receive an iPad and a framed copy of their original artwork. The cover winner and one legal guardian will also get a trip to Washington D.C. and attend NAHRO’s Washington Conference where he or she will be honored. The 12 national winners will each receive a $100 Visa gift card and a copy of the calendar. Deadline:  August 5, 2022 

Click here for the application.