Tom Holden Memorial Scholarship Contest 2017

All winners will be recognized at a scholarship banquet at the beginning of March

CFOC scholarship contest 2017

Win a $1,500 college scholarship! The 2017 Caring for Our Community campaign kicks off the year with the Tom Holden Memorial Scholarship Contest. This is open to junior and senior High School students in Mahoning, Columbiana, Trumbull and Mercer counties.

How can I enter?

Students must create a Public Service Announcement (PSA) for a local nonprofit organization on the list provided (click here for list). They must follow all instructions on the form below to submit their entry. Students must submit a written script for a :30 written public service announcement.

Completely fill out the entry form below, including your typed script for your PSA and hit submit.

**All entries MUST be submitted/postmarked by 11:59 PM on February 13, 2017**

What can I win?
The top winner for the written portion will receive a $1500.00 college scholarship and your script will be made into a commercial that airs on WKBN 27. We will also award a $100 prize to the five runners up and each will be highlighted in a commercial throughout the month of March on WKBN 27.

All winners will be recognized at a scholarship banquet at the beginning of March.

The Caring for Our Community campaign is brought to you by Huntington Bank, Dunkin’ Donuts, Window World, Safelite Auto Glass, Braking Point Recovery Center and WKBN 27 First News.

**NOTE: If you are a student or educator attempting to enter the contest through a school internet or Wifi connection you may have limitations due to Facebook coding within the entry form. Please try and enter outside of your school internet. If for some reason that doesn’t work please contact David Redig at WKBN (330) 781-7093.

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