1.11.19 – West Palm Beach, FL - The Palm Beach County Property Appraiser's Office 26th annual college scholarship application process is now open. This year, the office is offering six $1,500 college scholarship awards to Palm Beach County high school seniors, who will attend accredited higher education institutions. In addition to the scholarship award, each award recipient will be offered an opportunity to participate in a paid summer internship in our office. For a list of qualifications and a copy of the application, click here. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2019.
The program is particularly special to the Property Appraiser’s Office because the money raised for the scholarship awards is 100% funded by the employees who participate in, "Friday Dress Casual Day", a volunteer donation program. Since 1994, the PAO has awarded more than $130,000 in college scholarships.