Chauncey Holloman, a 17-year-old from Mabelvale, Ark., has won the 2005 Girls Going Places College Scholarship competition.[@@]
Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, New York, sponsors the scholarship contest, which recognizes girls between the ages of 12 and 18 who have demonstrated exceptional entrepreneurship.
Holloman has founded Harlem Lyrics Enterprises Inc., a greeting card and merchandising business.
Guardian also awarded a $5,000 scholarship, a $3,000 scholarship and 12 $1,000 scholarships.
Guardian says it received more than 4,600 entries for the 2005 competition.