The Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s Office will award $1,000 each in scholarship money Thursday afternoon to five college-bound students from the count. Since 1994, the office has awarded $125,000, raising the money through its “Friday Casual Dress Day.”
An applicant must be graduating from a public, private or home school in Palm Beach County and be a county resident, and must have a grade point average of at least 3.0 GPA and be set to attend an accredited college or junior college in the fall. This year, 115 people applied.
For more, contact the property appraiser’s office at 561-355-3230 or www.co.palm-beach.fl.us/papa/.