Carroll County Times

Legion to award two scholarships

The Sykesville American Legion Post 223 will award two $1,000 scholarships to local high school seniors this year.

Applicants will be limited to Liberty and Century high schools, private schools and home schooled students living in the Sykesville area. Contestants will be judged on the basis of SAT scores, class rank, extracurricular activities including participation in clubs and organizations, participation in community activities, work experience and financial need.

Applications are available in the guidance offices of both high schools, and from Merrill Sumey, American Legion scholarship chairman, 7200 Third Ave., C-003, Sykesville, MD 21784. The applications are due by April 21.

For information, call 443-609-3072.