Maple Grove Lions awarding $25,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors

Scholarships applications for the Maple Grove Lions Scholarships are now available for the class of 2014 graduating area high school students going on to college, university, or trade schools. To be eligible, a student must reside in the city of Maple Grove for their senior year of high school.

A total of $25,000 in scholarships will be awarded to graduating seniors. There will be one $5,000 scholarship and twenty $1,000 scholarships awarded.

The application deadline is Friday, Feb. 28. Applications and guidelines can be obtained from many of the Career Resource Centers at area senior high schools including Maple Grove, Osseo and Park Center, as well as the Maple Grove Lions website at: