A special community scholarship with be awarded to 2, high school and 2, middle school students who are currently Bayside Hills residents. Four $50 awards (funded by the Bayside Hills Civic Association) are presented to students who demonstrate leadership qualities, concern for civic responsibility and good citizenship. Disciplines include environmental sustainability, volunteerism, advocacy for clean air and safe sustainable transportation, public health, education and other livability concerns. Recipients must demonstrate all-around achievement in scholarship, character, and civic responsibility.
Please provide an essay application (1-2 pages) detailing your qualifications, along with your name, address, current grade and school, email and phone number. Applicants are encouraged to include letters attesting to their achievements.
Essays must be post-marked by May 15, 2017 to:
P.O. Box 640246
Bayside Hills, NY 11364
*Image in the folder labeled “Scholarship Image”