2020 Awardee – Taijah Mott
Taijah Mott is JUST first awardee of the Thelma Bates Memorial Scholarship Fund. Taijah is currently attending Morgan State University where is majoring in Multi-Platform Production and plan to go into Broadcasting. She is an active student where she engages in a number of activities. One of the organizations she hold close and dear to her heart is called F.U.T.U.R.E (Females United To Uplift Reshape and Educate) which is an organization where black women on campus are uplifted and participate in a number of community service activities.