Voices of Freedom Essay Contest
The Ingram-White Castle Foundation and Girl Scouts of Ohio’s Heartland Council is pleased to announce the Voices of Freedom Essay Contest winners have been selected. Five (5) scholarships valued at $1,000 each were awarded to the top five essay finalists at our Leaders for Tomorrow: Stories by the Campfire event on December 4, 2013.
The contest was for all Girl Scouts in the Girl Scouts of Ohio’s Heartland Council who were currently enrolled in grades 6-12, and who had achieved the Girl Scout Silver Award or Girl Scout Gold Award. (The Girl Scout Silver Award can be earned by Girl Scout Cadettes including 6th graders and the Girl Scout Gold Award can be earned by Seniors and Ambassadors including 9th graders.) The scholarship must be used to further education at an accredited institution of higher learning (2 or 4 year college/university or trade school) upon completion of high school.The essay entry form and essay must have been postmarked by Friday, October 4, 2013. Check back in autumn 2014 for news of the 2014 essay contest.
Girl Scouts of Ohio’s Heartland Scholarship
Girl Scouts of Ohio’s Heartland is pleased to announce that one scholarship valued at $1,000 was awarded at our 2014 Annual Meeting to a graduating senior to be used to further her education at an accredited institution of higher learning (two or four year college/university or trade school).
Please check back later this year for the announcement of the 2015 scholarship guidelines and application forms.