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What is the Janet Reed Scholarship?

Janet Blayde Reed Scholarship

It's an educational scholarship fund that was established to honor Mrs. Janet Blayde Reed, her legacy, kindness and  love for people! Janet was a member of Living Word Fellowship (LWF) Church where her brother , Pastor Danny Blayde, is the Pastor. She was the wife of David Reed and mother of Rachel Reed.  Janet encouraged youth at LWF, Memphis Juvenile Court, and high schools.  She guided these youth to a step closer to their dreams by helping them with fund raisers, purchasing school supplies, and taking her own money to donate.  She absolutely loved our youth!

How do you Submit your application & who is over the Janet Reed Scholarship Fund?

All applications for this fund should be sent to the President of the Janet Reed Scholarship Fund, Minister Chris Martin at the Living Word Fellowship Church in Memphis, TN .  Minister Chris Martin and his wife, Mrs. Paula Martin,  have  worked over the past 2 years under the leadership of LWF in awarding a few high school students this scholarship.  


Will there be any fundraisers for the Janet Reed Scholarship?

Yes, there will be some fundraisers leading toward the 3rd Annual Janet Reed Scholarship Banquet.  There will be future details posted.

Minister Christopher & Paula Martin

(Chairman - Janet Blayde Reed Scholarship)

What is the Criteria to Apply?

Here are some details on the criteria for applying for the Janet Reed Blayde Scholarship:

- High School Senior with a minimum of 2.0 GPA

- Letter of Intent or College Acceptance Letter

- For LWF non members, the student must submit a 1000 word essay to request assistance

 (If non members are approved for the scholarship, they will receive the minimm amount set forth by the Board


*Criteria is subject to change based on the Board of LWF Church


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