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MTA scholarship available

Published 9:43pm Monday, February 27, 2012

The Robert R. Robinson Scholarship, awarded annually by the Michigan Townships Association (MTA), seeks to offer financial assistance to students preparing for a career in public administration.
Applicants must be a junior, senior or graduate student in a Michigan college or university.
The scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis. Applicants are considered on several factors, including academic achievement, community involvement and commitment to local government administration.
Requirements include a letter of recommendation from a professor or instructor; a copy of a resolution of support from an MTA-member township board in good standing; and a short essay on an important issue facing local government.
Applications are due by May 31. Find more information at or, contact MTA at (517) 321-6467.

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