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City of Meridian offers student scholarships

Posted at 6:07 PM, Mar 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-01 20:07:30-05

MERIDIAN, Idaho — Are you a Meridian resident graduating high school in the spring and headed to college in the fall? You might be eligible for a scholarship from the city.

Each year, the city of Meridian awards up to four $1,000 scholarships, funded by the sponsors of the Mayor's State of the City address.

To be eligible, applicants must reside in the City of Meridian or area of impact, or have been a member of the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council since January 2018. Applicants must also be graduating in the Spring of 2019 and planning to attend an accredited college or vocational education program beginning in the fall of 2019.

The City of Meridian scholarships are awarded to successful applicants who demonstrate evidence of leadership potential through community involvement, as well as volunteerism, school activities, or work experience.

Applicants who have completed an Alive at 25 Safe Driving Course and include their course completion certificate with their application material will be given additional consideration.

For more information and a link to apply, click here.

The deadline to apply is Friday, April 5, by 5:00 p.m.