Scholarships available for high school seniors in Philadelphia

The city will award 50 college scholarships for graduating high school seniors.

Scholarship awards are $1,000 for each academic year for four consecutive years of full-time enrollment in participating accredited four-year bachelor degree programs.

The deadline for applications is March 1.

For an application or more information, call or visit Councilman Brian O’Neill’s offices: 7522 Castor Ave. (215-685-0438); 432 Rhawn St. (215-685-6431); FOP Lodge 5, 11630 Caroline Road (215-437-9167); Bustleton Avenue and Bowler Street, above the 7th Police District (215-685-0432); City Hall (215-686-3422). ••