PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The application period is now open for the Citizens Bank TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship, which will award 10 college scholarships of $5,000 each to students who demonstrate good citizenship through community volunteerism and leadership. The application period will remain open until May 6, or until 2,000 applications have been received.
Applicants are asked to submit an essay of no more than 500 words that describes their community volunteerism and leadership and must provide two references directly connected to their community involvement.
Applicants must be attending or accepted to a federally accredited four-year college, university or graduate program for the fall 2014 semester.
For details, rules and to apply, go to citizensbank.com/scholarship. Information about the scholarships can also be found on the Citizens Bank Facebook page.