Each year, the City of Meridian awards up to four $1,000 scholarships to Meridian residents who will graduate from high school in the spring and begin attending an accredited college or vocational education program in the fall. These scholarships are funded by the sponsors of the Mayor’s State of the City address.

To be eligible in 2017, an applicant must reside in the City of Meridian or its area of impact, or have been a member of the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council since January 2016.

Applicants must be graduating in the spring of 2017, and plan on attending an accredited college or vocational education program beginning in the fall of 2017.

The City Scholarships are awarded to successful applicants who demonstrate evidence of leadership potential through their community involvement, as well as volunteerism, school activities, or work experience.

The City of Meridian scholarships are awarded to successful applicants who demonstrate evidence of leadership potential through their community involvement, as well as volunteerism, school activities, or work experience. This year, applicants who have completed an Alive at 25 Safe Driving Course and include their course completion certificate with their application material, will be given additional consideration. Information about the Alive at 25 Course can be found online at http://aliveat25.us.

If you have questions, please contact Robert Simison in the Meridian Mayor’s Office at 489-0529.

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