Florida students can earn a prepaid scholarship through essay contest

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Three Hispanic students in Florida have a chance of getting a free ride to school

Governor Rick Scott announced the annual “Hispanic Heritage Month Art and Essay Contests” Students in grades 4th through 12th have a chance to win a four-year prepaid scholarship to a school in the state.

Students in grades Kindergarten through 3rd can win a cash prize. The theme is “A Celebration of Innovative Hispanic-American Leaders.” All entries are due by 5 p.m. on October 15.

For additional information, click over to the Florida Hispanic Heritage website.