March 31 deadline to apply for Greater Lithonia Chamber scholarships

3/10/2017, 6 a.m.

College-bound seniors who attend Martin Luther King Jr., Lithonia, Miller Grove and Arabia Mountain high schools have until March 31 to apply for scholarships from the Greater Lithonia Chamber of Commerce.

GLCC will select four graduating seniors to receive the $500 awards.

Eligible students can submit an original essay written in English of at least 300 but no more than 500 words or submit a two-minute video presentation in English.

Scholarships will be awarded on four topics: business and entrepreneurship, technology, leadership, and politics. Essay questions are available at http://greaterlithoniachamber.com.

Entries may be submitted via email or regular mail – 3035 Stone Mountain St., Unit 57, Lithonia, GA 30058 – no later than March 31. Winners will be recognized on April 19 at the GLCC monthly luncheon meeting.

For more information, including scoring and judging, contact Kendra N. Price, GLCC president, at contactus@greaterlithoniachamber.com or 770-482-1808.

Students also may contact the Work Study Program coordinator, graduation coach, or senior guidance counselor at their high school.