We are proud to continue our annual support of local students who are the future of our community. This is, and can only be accomplished each year with the support of the many generous Lapeer County Republicans.

A graduating Lapeer County high school senior of the class of 2019 who is a physical resident of Lapeer County may compete for this $1000, one time scholarship.

Application data and essay are required for consideration.

This year’s essay topic is: “How can educational institutions protect students against biased professors as far as grades and other advancement opportunities?”

The application, transcripts and essay deadline is Monday, February 18, 2019.

Applications are available at the counseling offices of local high schools and can be obtained at the GOP web site: www.lapeergop.com; or contact Ms. Christina Russel, vice-chairman, of the Lapeer County Republican Party at (810) 667-6959. 

—Harry D. Akers,Communications, Committee Chair