Congressional Black Caucus Members Announce Scholarship In Honor Of Clementa Pinckney
Congressional Black Caucus members announce scholarship in honor of Clementa Pinckney
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus announced the creation of a scholarship Friday named in honor of the pastor and state senator killed in a mass shooting at Emanuel AME Church in June 2015.
The Clementa C. Pinckney Legacy Builder Scholarship will allow any person interested in politics and public service to attend for free the Congressional Black Caucus Institute’s “boot camp,” a five-day leadership training program in Washington D.C.
“I can think of no better way to extend the legacy of Sen. Pinckney than through the development of young, inquiring minds,” said Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C., at a …