For Immediate Release
March 17, 2015
Contact: Nicole Lesson
Miami Lakes, FL - Applications are due by March 30 for Miami Lakes Future Leaders Scholarships, 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.
The Town and its Education Advisory Board, along with a representative from The Graham Companies will announce the scholarship recipients at the Town Council Meeting on Tuesday, May 5, 2015.
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. 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.
To request an application or for more information, please contact Jackie Calzadilla, Communications Specialist, at CalzadillaJ@miamilakes-fl.gov or (305) 364-6100 ext 1143. The entire package must be submitted by Monday, March 30.