The Friends of the Coronado Public Library (FOL) are sponsoring two scholarships for graduating high school seniors class of 2019. The Wilf & Ruth Seaman Scholarship, a $1,500 award, is in honor of a former Coronado High School principal, community volunteer and past president of the FOL, and his wife who was a kindergarten and preschool teacher and FOL volunteer. The Susan Stark Scholarship, a $1,500 award, is in honor of a volunteer at Second Hand Prose bookstore, run by the FOL, who was a Coronado High School graduate, an avid reader and world traveler.
Students applying for the scholarships should demonstrate character, integrity, honesty, be a positive role model, and be engaged in community service as a volunteer at the Coronado Public Library and/or FOL for a minimum of 50 hours in the past twelve months. A completed application, 750 word essay, and letter of reference are required.
Submitted materials must be postmarked by March 1, 2019. Applications can be obtained www.CoronadoFOL.org.
Related: Friends of the Library Award Scholarships (2018)