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Take Stock in Children Scholarship Signing & St. Pete's Promise Awards

Wednesday, March 29th 2017

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March 29 - Take Stock in Children Scholarship Signing & St. Pete's Promise Awards
The Coliseum
535 4th Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL 

The Pinellas Education Foundation will join the city of St. Petersburg and Pinellas County Schools to present selected St. Petersburg public school students with the opportunity to receive a Take Stock in Children Scholarship (TSIC) once they graduate from high school. The annual St. Pete’s Promise Awards Celebration at St. Petersburg’s historic Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N., begins at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 29.

Students attending this event will sign a scholarship contract stating they will earn a C or better in each class they take, attend school regularly, have good behavior in and outside of school, meet with a TSIC mentor and remain crime and drug free among other items. The major sponsors of these scholarships include the employees of the City of St. Petersburg, the Beth Dillinger Foundation, the Kiwanis Club of St. Petersburg, Bill Edwards, the Rays Baseball Foundation and the Helios Education Foundation.