Meridian invites high school seniors to apply for scholarship By Meridian Press staff email@example.com Mar 2, 2017 (…) By Holly Beech/MP Meridian City Hall, 33 E. Broadway Ave. Each year, the city of Meridian awards up to four $1,000 scholarships funded by sponsors and attendees of the Mayor’s State of the City address. The scholarships are for Meridian area high school students.Eligible applicants must live in Meridian or its area of impact, or have been a member of the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council since January 2016. Applicants must be spring 2017 graduates and plan to attend an accredited college or vocational education program in the fall. Story continues below video Scholarships are awarded to applicants who show leadership potential through their community involvement, along with volunteerism, school activities or work experience.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 aliveat25.us. Scholarship application forms are available at meridiancity.org/scholarships, in the counseling offices of area high schools and in the Mayor’s Office at Meridian City Hall, 33 E. Broadway Ave. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. April 7. For more information, contact the Meridian Mayor’s Office at 208-489-0529. More from this section Meridian Police respond to 11 car burglaries Posted: March 24, 2017 Speedway roars back into action Saturday with Test and Tune event Posted: March 23, 2017 HUD awards $3.7M to Idaho agencies that help the homeless Posted: March 23, 2017 Thousands of Idaho job seekers' personal information compromised by hack Posted: March 22, 2017 VRT to offer free shuttle rides with live music on board during Treefort Posted: March 22, 2017 Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!