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The Vicki Soto Memorial Scholarship

$5,000

May 01, 2021

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  • Scholarship Description
  • For the past two years, The Vicki Soto Memorial Scholarship has given out a yearly $5,000 scholarship to a graduating senior from our local high schools. Vicki Soto is a true hero, who sacrificed her life in the most heroic manner. This year we're expanding our outreach - if you are a graduating senior anywhere in the United States you can apply. Applicants must be a full-time student at an accredited four-year high school, have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA throughout the school year and be enrolled in a fully accredited secondary school, attend classes and carry the minimum number of credit hours necessary to be a full-time student as defined by the student's high school's registrar. Applicant must be intending to pursue a career in the field of education at an accredited college. For more information, or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 3333 Main Street Suite 203
  • Stratford, CT 06614
  • sotofamily@vickisotomemorial.com
  • 203-526-6668

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