Operation Santa Clause Scholarship

posted Sep 21, 2017, 3:18 PM by Keri Miles   [ updated Sep 22, 2017, 8:06 AM ]

Operation Santa Claus—a combined humanitarian effort between Shreveport’s fire and police departments and Town Square Media is pleased to promote higher education and give back to the community with a $500 scholarship to a senior at Caddo Magnet High School.  This is a guaranteed scholarship for a Magnet student.  Should the Magnet student's portfolio be chosen as the parish winner, the scholarship received will be $1,000 instead of $500.   

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Student must be a high school senior and a legal resident of the United States
  • Community Service hours only collected during senior year can be counted towards scholarship application (Note - You do not have to be working on the Community Service Endorsement to qualify for this scholarship)
  • Student must be enrolled in a college no later than August 1, 2018
  • Winner is not based on financial need
  • Applicants are required to submit a portfolio (which includes an application, community service documentation, photo proof of the community service activity, an essay, and a letter of recommendation)
  • Winner of the scholarship must be living in the United States
  • Student cannot be placed on academic probation at anytime during the application process

The deadline to submit all materials to Mrs. Miles is February 23, 2018.  The application and community service form are attached.  If you plan to pursue this scholarship, please let Mrs. Miles know ASAP.

*Note - To access the attachments, you must view this announcement via Mrs. Miles' website.

Keri Miles,
Sep 21, 2017, 3:18 PM
Keri Miles,
Sep 21, 2017, 3:18 PM