Alaska students make the grade for $2,500 scholarship from BBB

In 2013, one Alaska high school student will earn a $2,500 college scholarship from Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington.

The Students of Integrity Scholarship is offered by BBB Foundation to help support students who recognize the importance of marketplace ethics.

The essay theme is “Which one of BBB’s Standards of Trust do you value most in businesses? Why?” (http://akorww.bbb.org/bbb-standards-for-trust/)

To be eligible, students must graduate from accredited high schools in 2013 or 2014 with GPAs of 3.5 or higher. Submissions are due by Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. For application instructions, visit alaska.bbb.org/scholarship or contact BBBFoundation@thebbb.org.

BBB Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to educating consumers about marketplace issues. BBB Foundation also helps inform donors and suggests standards for charitable organizations. BBB Foundation is an affiliate of Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington, a not-for-profit organization with the mission to advance marketplace trust. For more information, visit bbb.org .

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