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Essay contest means money for Greene Co. college students

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For the first time ever, Green Charity Bingo will award scholarships to college students in Greene County.  The Green Charity Bingo Awards Program will announce winners of the "Hand-Up" Scholarship Essay Contest, Saturday, February 1, 2014, at 6PM.  The event will be held in banquet room A of PB's BBQ and Southfork Restaurant.  The students must explain how they plan to help make the county better after attaining degrees.

The recipients of the scholarships are currently enrolled at Alabama State, Alabama A&M, the University of West Alabama and the University of South Alabama.  The awards are: First Place- $1,000 , Second Place- $700, and Third Place- $500.  There are two consolation scholarships of $100 each.

 

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