NORTHAMPTON TOWNSHIP REPUBLICAN COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES GOVERNMENT & CITIZENSHIP $1000 SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION
2015 Essay Topic –
“Should President Obama’s proposal to make community college tuition-free become law? Why or why not? “
Northampton Township Republican Committee “Excellence in Government & Citizenship” Application & Contest Rules:
Eligibility for Participation:
Any Northampton Township resident who is scheduled to graduate from any accredited High School during the current academic year (usually May or June) is eligible to submit an application for the Scholarship provided they meet ALL of the requirements of the Program:
1. Applicant must be a legal resident of Northampton Township, Bucks County, PA at the time that application is submitted and at the time that applicant graduates from high school.
2. Applicant must be planning to attend a post-high school educational program at an accredited school or facility (academic, technical, trade) in the academic year immediately following High School graduation.
3. Applicant must submit an essay as outlined in the Application Form and rules. They may be downloaded below.
Award(s) & Recognition
By May 7th, the Scholarship Committee will complete its judging. The following Schedule approximates dates for finalization of award(s):
May 9th – Notification via email and letter to Winner(s) and their respective School
May 11th – Verification by School of Winner(s)’ expected graduation
May 16th – Confirmation of Award(s) and date of School Presentation (if any)
Download the full rules and applications form by clicking here: 2015 NTRC Scholarship Application Info.
The Application form is TWO pages and can be copied and filled in using BLUE INK.
A copy of the rules and Application may also be obtained by contacting your local Republican Committee Person. See their contact details on the Committee Page of this website.