Keith Mann has announced the Keith and Keely Mann Scholarship for Professional Achievement. The scholarship will be used to award a graduating student each year from an Uncommon Schools in Brooklyn. The award provided by the scholarship will help pay for tuition costs for a 4 year degree, while also recognizing innovative ideas in business. Uncommon Schools will be managing the charter, and is a non-profit organization.
By asking applicants to write a 1,000 word essay, Uncommon Schools hopes to find people who will one day become innovative business leaders in their respective fields. The foundation also hopes this will all but guarantee at least one young adult will get to achieve their dream with the ability to attend a college as a full time student.
One hope is that a low-income student is able to attain a job using a degree through the scholarship program. An applicant must enter before February 29, 2016; while also being a senior who is graduating from Uncommon Charter High School.
Keith Mann is the Founder of Dynamics Search Partners (DSP), which helps find top talent and pair them with the companies in their field. Mann believes pairing the right people at the right company can help a company realize their goals better.
Being Chief Executive officer (CEO) of DSP has helped Keith Mann understand the importance of a higher education. Mann has over 15 years experience in executive search, and is able to handle staffing and hiring strategies for businesses. Currently Keith Mann helps businesses across the United States, Europe and Asia find the proper executive’s for their overall business.