Muskogee County GOP Offers Scholarships
The Muskogee County Republican Party is accepting scholarship applications from graduating high school seniors residing in Muskogee County. Over the years, the MCRP has bestowed more than a dozen area students this monetary award. Several $500 scholarships will be given to students who meet the following criteria:
- Have at least a 3 point grade average their senior year.
- If 18 years of age, be a registered Republican.
- If student is not 18, one parent must currently be a registered Republican.
- Must be a first year freshman Fall 2014 semester.
- Must be a resident of Muskogee County.
Students meeting the above criteria may email firstname.lastname@example.org or mail a completed application to P.O. Box 2278, Muskogee, OK 74402, no later than Thursday, April 3rd. An appointment will then be set for an interview with the MCRP Scholarship Committee prior to April 17th.
Public announcement of scholarship winners will be made at the 2014 Lincoln-Reagan Dinner hosted by the Muskogee County Republican Party on Thursday, April 24th , at the Muskogee Civic Center. The keynote speaker will be Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin. Scholarship recipients are requested to attend and will receive free admission, plus one complimentary ticket.
Applications are available at every Muskogee County highschool or online at MuskogeeRepublicans.org/downloads.