JUNIORS! The Bezos Scholars Program Now Open

Dyuce Woodson, Staff Writer

The Bezos Scholars Program application is now open and  will close on February 8, 2013,  for the ninth annual Aspen Ideas Festival on June 25- July 1, 2013.

The program is designed to develop a strong leaderships qualities and scholarship opportunities for 12 public high school juniors across the U.S.

Members invited will receive a seven day, all expenses paid scholarship to attend the Aspen Ideas Festival at the Aspen Institute in Washington D.C.  Along with seminars, tutorials and roundtable discussions, the scholars will participate in leadership training learn more about creating other local ideas festivals that will transform their schools and their communities.

For more information, visit the College and Career Center for additional information. Apply online at, www.bezosfamilyfoundation.org/scholars.