The Republican Women of Bossier is memorializing Virginia Smith, one of our founding members, with a scholarship in her name to be given to a graduate of Bossier Parish High Schools.

Students pursuing degrees in Government, Political Science, Pre-Law, Law or Media related subjects will be given priority consideration as recipient of the $500 scholarship. Applications must be postmarked no later than June 1.

To be considered, an applicant must meet the following criteria
*A female graduate of a Bossier Parish High School
* Be a registered Republican. Note: You may register at 17 even though you cannot vote until 18.
*3.5 High School GPA minimum and class ranking of top 10% and ACT of at least 21 ; or college GPA of 3.0
*Submit a fully completed and typed application form; and, upon request, meet with the Scholarship Committee for a personal interview.

Please contact your school guidance counselor for a complete application packet or call Mary Margaret Ray at 318-747-1564.