SCOE Extends 2018 Deadline for $500 Operation Recognition Scholarship
The Sacramento County Office of Education is extending the submission deadline for an essay contest designed to honor local military veterans. The winning high school student will receive a $500 college scholarship, courtesy of SAFE Credit Union. The deadline has been extended to April 24, 2018.
The 2018 Operation Recognition Scholarship essay theme is “How a Veteran’s Courage Contributes to My Freedom.”
Contestants must be high school juniors or seniors who are currently attending public high schools in Sacramento County. The completed 500-word essay, with a cover letter, must be received by the Sacramento County Office of Education by April 24, 2018.