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Chris Zider scholarship winners named

Original post made on Mar 10, 2009

Will Tashman of Menlo School and Sydney Lundgren of Palo Alto High School are winners of the 2007-08 Chris Zider Scholarships.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, February 27, 2008, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Jeff Wiley, a resident of another community
on Mar 10, 2009 at 11:16 pm

The Chris Zider Award will recognize two outstanding high school sophomores who have proven to have strong moral character and a consistent effort to achieve personal potential in both academics and competitive athletics. Award winners shall have demonstrated a high degree of personal honesty and integrity; a commitment to learning; active participation in a competitive team sport; a heartfelt love for family and friends; a concern for all members of his or her community; a determination to maximize his or her natural intellectual and athletic abilities; and a joy for living life to the fullest. Financial need is not a requirement.

Two $15,000 scholarships will be awarded, one for a boy and one for a girl. The funds may be used to pay tuition or education-related living expenses at a public or private secondary school or a four-year college, and may be used in any of the next six years.

Deadline for postmarked applications is March 30th, 2009. Download an application and find out more at www.chrisziderscholarship.com.


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