APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR FAYE LISTER TEEN OF CHARACTER SCHOLARSHIP

4f7a1cf7e3027.imageAPPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR FAYE LISTER TEEN OF CHARACTER SCHOLARSHIP

The Character Counts! Advisory Council is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2014 Faye Lister Teen of Character Scholarship. This $500 scholarship, made possible through the Centreville Rotary, is available to any high school senior who resides in Queen Anne’s County and exemplifies the Six Pillars of Character – Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring, & Citizenship.

Anyone may nominate a student for this scholarship, including the students themselves. Nominations may be made by a community member including teachers, parents, employers, club moderators, neighbors or anyone wishing to recognize a special High School Senior residing in Queen Anne’s County. Nominating is a quick process including a brief application and a Nomination Letter of 350 words or less describing how a student’s actions exemplify the Six Pillars of Character. Nominees must be candidates planning on attending a College or Trade School, and funds will be administered directly to that school.

Applications can be found at www.peopleofcharacter.org or at the Character Counts! Office at 104 Powell Street in Centreville.

All applications must be received by April 1, 2014 consideration. Please send your applications to Jacki Carter at CC! P.O. Box 418 Centreville, MD 21668. Feel free to contact Jacki at 410-758-6677 or jcarter@qac.org if you have any questions.  QAC Character Counts! is a part of Community Partnerships for Children & Families, our Local Management Board.