Press Release: Apply now for Columbia Association scholarships rewarding teens for community service efforts
Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Maggie J. Brown Spirit of Columbia Scholarship Award.
Columbia Association’s scholarship program offers up to six $2,500 awards to graduating high school seniors who exhibit exceptional efforts in providing community service to benefit Columbia residents and those in the Columbia area.
The students must live on CA-assessed property or have a parent/guardian who works full-time on or owns CA-assessed property. Applicants must be graduating in May/June 2018 from an accredited public, private or parochial high school, or be or home-schooled in accordance with COMAR 13A.10.01. The students must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or better.
Applications are available online at ColumbiaAssociation.org/schola
CA employees, members of CA’s Board of Directors or family members of employees or members of the Board of Directors are not eligible to receive the award.
Columbia Association (CA) is a nonprofit community services corporation that manages Columbia, Maryland, a planned community that is home to approximately 100,000 people and several thousand businesses — and was named the No. 1 small city to live in by Money Magazine in 2016. Additional information about CA is available at ColumbiaAssociation.org.