For Immediate Release
February 7, 2020
Contact: Clarisell De Cardenas
GRAHAM COMPANIES SCHOLARSHIP NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
Presented by the Town’s Education Advisory Board and The Graham Companies
Miami Lakes, FL - The Town of Miami Lakes and its Education Advisory Board are excited to announce that we are now accepting applications for the Graham Companies Scholarship, presented by the Graham Companies. Two scholarships, in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded to graduating high school seniors who are residents of the Town of Miami Lakes.
All applications must be received at Town Hall by March 31, 2020. The Town’s Education Advisory Board will make their selection of the two recipients at their April board meeting. The winners will be announced at the Town Council Meeting on April 21, 2020.
Interested seniors must submit a typed essay (750 words maximum) explaining in his/her own words how they aspire to make the world a better place. The student must demonstrate academic achievement and community service commitment, as well as identify future goals. The winners will have demonstrated an extraordinary commitment to their school and their community.
A cover sheet must accompany the essay, along with an official sealed high school transcript, and three letters of recommendation from non-relatives, one of which must be from a teacher or school official.
The Graham Companies Scholarship 2020 applications can be found here.