To the editor:
The Lake Placid Alumni Association is one of the oldest alumni associations in the country. One of its missions is to assist alumni in continuing their education. In that endeavor, the association is now accepting applications for its alumni scholarship. All recipients must be alumni of the Lake Placid Central School District, completed at least one year of higher education, have a GPA of at least 2.5 and be enrolled for the next term.
All applicants must submit one letter of recommendation (preferably from a professor or employer) and proof of GPA and enrollment status. Applicants must also submit an essay or letter explaining why he/she should be awarded the scholarship. Applicants are judged on quality, completeness and need. All requirements should be received by May 15. Applications should be mailed to: Alumni Association, P.O. Box 1438, Lake Placid, NY 12946.
Laurel duBois Riehs
Lake Placid Alumni Association