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$250 scholarship deadline Thursday

Published: Monday, May 13, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

MOUNT CARROLL – The deadline is Thursday for Carroll County high school students to submit essays for a $250 college scholarship from the Carroll County Democrats.

Applicants must plan to study political science, government, law, or a related field. Essays must be 200 to 250 words and on what politics means to the students and why they think they should get involved.

Send them to Gerald Bork, Carroll County Democrats Central Committee, 1 Mill Drive, Mount Carroll, IL 61053. The winner will be notified on or before May 29.

Call Bork, 815-244-8975, for more information.

 

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