Who Can Apply: The applicant must be an Iowa resident planning to attend an Iowa college/university during the 2016-2017 school year. The applicant can be a current high school senior or someone already enrolled in a college/university. Governor Branstad and the other members of the Iowa Centennial Memorial Foundation will host a reception in honor of the winners in late July or early August in Des Moines.
Submission: Essay Topic:
“Select an individual from your community (not a family member) that has demonstrated the responsibilities of being a citizen. Write a 500-word essay on what this individual has done for his/her community.”
Deadline: May 10, 2016
Learn More: Robert D. Blue Scholarship