(Photo from last year's award luncheon)
Garden Club of Ponce Inlet
Margie Jones Memorial Scholarship
All high school seniors living in Ponce Inlet are encouraged to apply. The First Place Award of $1500, Second Place of $1000 and Third Place of $500 will be awarded at the club’s special Arbor Day meeting on April 24, 2019. Thanks to community support of the club’s special events throughout the year, in 2019 three deserving students will receive various levels of financial awards.
This scholarship is intended to assist in the continuing education of a high school senior upon graduation. The applicant is asked to prepare a 500-word essay on the topic “My Town, I’m part of it, I’m proud of it.” They will also submit a resume of school, extracurricular and community activities and indicate which educational institution they plan to attend after graduation. A letter of recommendation is also required.
The application is available at the Ponce Inlet Community Center, 4670 S. Peninsula Dr. in Ponce Inlet. The deadline for receipt is Friday, March 15, 2019. All applications must be submitted by Certified Mail, Return Receipt Requested. Please contact Sherry Utter for more information.
What: The Garden Club of Ponce Inlet Margie Jones Memorial Scholarship
When: Deadline March 15, 2019
Where: Application Available now at the Ponce Inlet Community Center, 4670 S. Peninsula Drive in Ponce Inlet.