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December 12, 2017   (941) 861-8606
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Supervisor of elections invites scholarship applications

SARASOTA, FL -Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections Ron Turner is accepting applications for a $1,200 scholarship to be awarded by the Florida State Association of Supervisors of Elections (FSASE) in 2018.

The scholarship is being offered to college/university juniors or seniors enrolled or accepted as full-time students in an accredited Florida university or college.

To be eligible, an applicant must:

· be either a political science, public or business administration, or journalism/mass communications major;
· have finished two years of junior college or undergraduate work and have enough credits for enrollment as a junior;
· have been a resident of Florida for at least two years preceding the academic year for which the application is made, and
· be registered to vote.

Additional eligibility requirements are listed on the application and in the scholarship guidelines, which are available online at . Applications may also be picked up at the Supervisor of Elections office, Terrace Building, 101 S Washington Blvd, 7th Floor, Sarasota.

Completed applications must be received by Thursday, March 29 and may be delivered in person or by mail to: Supervisor of Elections, PO Box 4194, Sarasota, FL 34230-4194. For more information, call (941) 861-8606.