Sandwich Republican Town Committee offer $1,000 scholarship to Sandwich senior

Applications are due by May 13th

The Sandwich Republican Town Committee has announced a $1,000 scholarship. Graduating high school students from Sandwich are eligible for the scholarship which is intended to assist the winning senior with higher education expenses.

Applicants are required to write about their views on either of the following two topics:

  • Under what circumstances would you limit personal freedoms for more security?
  • What impact does the Middle East situation have on our energy crisis, and what do you think the solution is?

The application form is available on the SRTC website here.  Rules and requirements for eligibility are also available on the website. Applicants must be graduating from high school or vocational school in 2011 and must be registered to vote.

The application deadline is Friday, May 13, 2011. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on