SSUNAA East Atlanta Suburban Chapter presents 2017 Spring Concert

MCDONOUGH, Ga. — The public is invited to join the members of Savannah State University National Alumni Association East Atlanta Suburban Chapter for the third annual Spring Concert featuring the Savannah State University Wesleyan Gospel Choir. The proceeds from this event will benefit the Hilda P. Willis Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Tickets are $20 and are on sale now via PayPal. For additional information visit the event page or visit the chapter’s website at

SSUNAA East Atlanta Suburban Chapter announces 2017 Scholarship Program

MCDONOUGH, Ga. — High school seniors who reside in or attend a high school in Butts, Gwinnett, Henry, Jasper, Morgan, Newton, Rockdale, Spalding, or Walton County, Ga. and have been admitted to or plan to attend Savannah State University are eligible to apply for the 2017 East Atlanta Suburban Chapter Scholarship.

All applicants should provide a completed application packet, which includes: an application form, an official school transcript, and at least one but no more than three letters of recommendation. The submission deadline is March 13.

For more additional information on the scholarship program, email

Applications available for the SSUNAA DC Chapter 2017 Scholarship Program

WASHINGTON — The District of Columbia Alumni Chapter of Savannah State University National Alumni Association Scholarship Award is provided annually to deserving, graduating high school seniors and college students residing in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, in need of financial assistance to attend Savannah State University.

To qualify for this award, students must qualify for financial aid from Savannah State University and have at least a C+ average during their high school/college career. Financial assistance up to a maximum of $2,000.00 per year will be awarded to entering freshmen. For a returning student a maximum $1,500.00 per year will be awarded. An additional $500.00 maximum will be awarded to students maintaining a 3.5 or higher GPA, and/or scoring a combined math and verbal (critical reading) score of 1000 or above on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), or a composite score of 21 or higher on the American College Test (ACT). Continuing college students must reapply for the scholarship by March 31 of each year.

Visit for more information and to download an application.

SSUNAA Washington DC Chapter set to participate in the Wreaths Across America 2016

WASHINGTON — Members of the Savannah State University National Alumni Association Washington, DC, Chapter will participate in the annual Wreaths Across America program, an event that aims to place 500,000 wreaths on veterans’ graves this year. The SSUNAA will be part of a larger group of capital-area alumni associations, corporate groups, and individual volunteers that are laying wreaths on grave sites at Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday, December 17. For more information about the event visit