3/10/2010 - New Opportunities, Inc. Afro-Latin-Indian Scholarship Applications are now available



New Opportunities, Inc. is currently accepting applications for their Afro-Latin-Indian Scholarship Competition.

Any student in grades 6 – 12 who either lives in or attends school in Waterbury is eligible to apply. Graduating high-school seniors must intend to attend an institute of higher learning in the Fall.  There are three categories per grade – Art, Essay and Poetry with awards including Grade 12 Scholarship Division - 1st Place—4 Year Award; 2nd & 3rd Place—1 Year Award and Grades 6—11 - 1st—3rd Place Cash Awards. Deadline to apply is April 30th.  Applications are available from all public and private high school and middle schools in Waterbury and local youth organizations. For more information, contact Mary-Kate Gill at 203.575.4209 or festival@newopportunitiesinc.org.