Know a high school senior who needs money for college? Your Bismarck-Mandan Elks Lodge is excited to again award $4,000 in college scholarships to 6 of the highest-rated applicants in May 2016.
The 2016 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest, open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen, kicks off September 1, 2015.
• Any high school senior who is a citizen of the United States is eligible to apply.
• Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks.
• College students are not eligible to apply.
• Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are signed; permanent legal resident status does not qualify.
• Male and female students compete separately.
Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Applications for the 2016 contest are available to download now. The applications will be due to the Elks Lodge nearest to the applicant’s home by December 4, 2015.