Elections Supervisor announces scholarship

VICKY-OAKES-HCN300St Johns County Supervisor of Elections, Vicky Oakes, has announced to Historic City News in St Augustine that qualified full-time college or university students can win a $1,200 scholarship in association with the Florida State Association of Supervisors of Elections.

The winning student, and the school that they attend, will be selected for the award from qualified applications submitted before the March 18, 2013 deadline.

Each year the statewide professional organization, made up of sixty-seven Elections Supervisors, awards a scholarship to a full-time student who has completed two years of junior college or undergraduate studies in Political Science, Public or Business Administration, or Journalism and Mass Communication.

Guideline requirements and application forms are available on-line at www.votesjc.com or can be picked up at the Supervisor of Elections Office located at 4455 Avenue A, Suite 101 in St Augustine.

For more information, contact the Elections Office at (904) 823-2238