Sunday, February 23, 2014

MAS -MC Scholarships Available for High School Seniors

The Mississippi Association of Supervisors – Minority Caucus has a scholarship program available to graduating high school seniors. To be eligible, applicants must be accepted for admission to a technical, school, community college, or university within the State of Mississippi.

A total of fourteen (14) scholarships will be awarded, Each award will be $1000 and will be given only once. Three (3) students will be selected from each of the four Congressional Districts within the state of Mississippi. After these twelve (12) students are selected, the scholarship committee will select two (2) at large selected from any district within the state of Mississippi. MAS-MC will also give a one-time scholarship of $1000 to these winners. Each scholarship award will be assigned to both the student and the institution that the recipient attends.

Students interested in applying for these scholarships can download an application form and find more information athttp://www.mssupervisors.org/minority-caucus/scholarship . Awards will be given in June 2014. Deadline for completed application to be received by the scholarship committee is April 15, 2014.