CARDIFF-BY-THE-SEA — Three $1,500 non-need-based scholarships are being made available this year by the Friends of the Cardiff-by-the-Sea Library to graduating high school seniors who live in either 92007 or 92024 ZIP codes. Applications must be received by April 30. Winners will be notified by June 4
Students must be planning to attend a college, university or trade school in 2011. Applicants will need to complete a 500-word essay describing their special interests and extra curricular activities, how their experiences with the library have influenced their education, and why they are planning to pursue a post-secondary education. Also required are two letters of recommendation, proof of residence and school registration, and library membership.
For further information, or to obtain an application, students can contact their school counselor, visit the Cardiff-by-the Sea Library, or go online at friendscardifflibrary.org. The completed packet can be hand-delivered to the Cardiff Library at 2081 Newcastle Ave. or mailed to: Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 657, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA 92007.