The city of Niagara Falls is now accepting applications for this year’s Jim Mitchinson scholarship.
The award is presented each year by the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Committee of Niagara Falls.
The scholarship recognizes one or two local high school students for their leadership and long-term involvement in the community and their school.
To be eligible, the student must also hold a minimum of a 75 per cent grade average.
The scholarships are for up to $1,000.
Applications are open online at the city’s website until April 30th.