If you live in Baldwin Park and you are a high school senior or a student attending any community college or university, you could apply to get a scholarship from the Department of Recreation and Community Services.
The Commission Scholarship Committee will award scholarships based on academic achievement, professional affiliation and activities; experience in public service field and also by evaluating an essay, recommendation references and an oral Interview.
All applications are due Thursday, May 2, 2013 by 5:00pm at the Teri G. Muse Family Service Center located at 14403 East Morgan in Baldwin Park.
Applicants should have a minimum of cumulative GPA of 3.0 overall, must show proof or residency in Baldwin Park and must submit transcripts from 9th grade to present, among other requirements.
For more information, people can call (626) 813-5245, Ext. 317 or by visiting the City's oficial website www.baldwinpark.com.