The Democratic Women’s Council of Horry County is sponsoring a scholarship for graduating high school seniors and undergraduate college students who are registered voters in Horry County, in the amount of $1,000. The Democratic Women’s Council scholarship program has awarded more than $20,000 in scholarships since it began in 2007. You can read more about how to apply here.
If you are interested in sponsoring a scholarship, and supporting young women in politics, please see additional important information below.
In order to provide the $2,000 in local college scholarships to the top two essay finalists, our Democratic Women’s Council is selling business card ads to be placed in the publication of essays. The booklet will consist of the two Essay Finalists along with the two Honorable Mention essays. The title of this year’s essay is, “Democrats represent me because…..”
There are three levels in which to sponsor this program:
- $50 – a business card ad in the book, actual size to be printed 10 to a page.
- $100 – a business card ad in the book to be enlarged and printed 8 to a page.
- $250 – a business card ad in the book to be enlarged and printed 4 to a page.
Provided you would like to contribute to this program, please forward a check in the desired amount made payable to: DWCHC, along with the business card (or message) you would like featured. If your card (artwork) is available electronically, email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please mail cards and checks to: Sally P. Howard, PO Box 7422, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29572. The deadline for ads is March 29th, 2013.
If you know of any students who would like to apply by writing an essay, please have them contact Milly Vaughn at email@example.com or call her at 843-448-2166. The deadline for essays is Friday, April 5th.
Thank you for your past contributions and hope you’ll consider placing an ad to support our local scholars this year. If you have any questions, whatsoever, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Also, please visit our website and essay applications are available there. www.DWCHC.com
With best regards,
Sally P. Howard, Treasurer
Democratic Women’s Council of Horry County