168 scholarships have been awarded over 14 years
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 30, 2013) – The Miami Marlins and Florida State League, for the fourteenth straight year, will fund the Florida State League Scholarship Program for the 2013 baseball season.
The scholarships have a monetary value of $1,500 each and will be presented to a student employee, child or grandchild of an employee of Florida State League teams. Selection will be based on grades, leadership capabilities and job performance. A total of 168 scholarships have been awarded to qualified applicants since the inception of the program.
The Miami Marlins provide a generous contribution to the scholarship program. The purpose of the program is to encourage and reward our school age applicants and to send a message that an education is the key to success in life.
For more information on the Miami Marlins Florida State League Scholarship Program call the Florida State League office at (386) 252-7479.
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