FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: City Clerk’s Office
February 9, 2018
Reminder: 2018 Quality Communities Scholarship Program
PORT ORCHARD, WA – The AWC Center for Quality Communities is pleased to announce the recruitment of outstanding young leaders for a 2018 Quality Communities Scholarship in the amount of $1,200. The AWC Center for Quality Communities is a 501(c)(3) organization, sponsored by the Association of Washington Cities, to promote civic engagement and provide the public a better understanding of the role cities and towns play in Washington.
City of Port Orchard students who are interested in competing must be involved (or have been involved) with a city government or with a community/school leadership activity; eligible to graduate high school, complete home school or receive a GED in spring/summer 2018; a Washington state resident; and plan to continue education in the 2018-2019 academic year at an accredited college, community college or trade school on a half-time or more basis. The scholarship winner will be notified in May 2018.
To apply, please fill out the ‘AWC Center for Quality Communities 2018 Scholarship Application’ and submit by mail to the City of Port Orchard, 216 Prospect Street, Port Orchard, Washington, 98366, or email [email protected] Applications must be received no later than Monday, February 26, 2018.