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Humanists offer $3,000 scholarship

Spread the word! This year, Humanists of Greater Portland will again award a $3,000 scholarship to a local humanist high school senior to use toward his/her college expenses! Please let qualifying young people know about this opportunity! The competition is open to all college-bound public high school seniors in the greater Portland area with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students may enter the contest by writing an original essay on the topic "Many young people today are replying, “none,” when asked their religious preference. How does one develop a moral compass without religion or dogma?” Full details are on the application.

Deadline for essay submission is April 30, 2017.