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Sheriff’s Office to award $5,000 scholarship to local student


The Summit County Sheriff’s Office will once again award $5,000 to a Summit County student this spring.The Sheriff’s Office considers the Citizenship Award as a chance to provide deserving students with an opportunity to make a positive contribution to society.Any permanent resident of Summit County enrolled in or applying to a vocational training program or institution of higher learning in Colorado as a full- or part-time student is eligible to apply. There are no restrictions for the course of study or training that may be pursued, and no limitations are placed on applications by reason of race, creed, age, sex or national origin.Members of the Sheriff’s Citizens Advisory Committee will review the application. Selection will be made on the basis of a criteria established by the Sheriff’s Office, including ability, merit, character, sincerity and career purpose.Applications are available at the Summit High School Counseling Department and at the Summit County Sheriff’s Office, 501 N. Park Ave., in the Justice Center in Breckenridge. The deadline for applications is Feb. 7, 2006.