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Deadline: March 2017, check website for details.

Eligibility: High school senior who is a resident of New Castle County and has been accepted into a two- or four-year college. Application includes an essay, resume of school and community activities, high school transcript and test scores, and recommendation of counselor. Must have at least a 2.5 GPA. Details are in application packet. Sponsored by the New Castle County School Counselors Association.

Award: $1,000

Contact: Application available at www.mydsca.org.