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Caroline’s Promise offers $500 scholarship
A graduating senior in Caroline County will have the chance to win a $500 scholarship from Caroline’s Promise.
The recipient will be someone who has made a difference in the Caroline community through community service efforts and fulfilling one of the five promises of the organization.
Here are the requirements:
- Must live in Caroline County
- Must be accepted into a college or institute of higher learning
- Must have fulfilled one of the five promises through community service that benefited the local community. The five promises are:
On-going relationships with caring adultsSafe places with structured activities during non-school hoursA healthy start and futureMarketable skills through effective educationOpportunities to give back through community service
- Must complete the application and submit essays addressing the two application questions
- Must submit at least one letter of recommendation from an individual who has knowledge of their community service efforts
- Must submit application to Caroline’s Promise by April 14
The completed application, letter of recommendation and essays should be mailed to:
P.O. Box 1484
Bowling Green, Va 22427
For questions, call Sarah Davis, 804-916-9619.