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Woodland Hills Republican Women Federated

2020 Thomas Paine Merit Scholarship

Application Instructions

First Place - $3,000
Second Place - $2,00

The Woodland Hills Republican Women Federated Thomas Paine Merit Scholarship for high school seniors attending a Woodland Hills or Calabasas high school (El Camino, Taft, Louisville, Calabasas, Viewpoint, Fusion Academy, Halstrom or Muse)

Requirements: Judging:

Finalists will be interviewed.

Applicants must submit an essay, not to exceed 500 words, on the following topic:

"Explain the differences between a constitutional republic and a socialist government using citable facts from established resource information. In your opinion, would socialism contradict our constitutional form of government? Use examples from the U.S. Constitution."

The applications will be graded on a point system by judges appointed by the WHRWF Scholarship Committee.

The scholarships will be presented upon verification of the information submitted and evidence of enrollment in an accredited academic institution offering a 2-year associate's degree or a 4-year bachelor's degree.

Deadline for submission: Midnight, Monday, April 20, 2020

Before you start we recommend that you have the following items prepared:

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