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Liberty Utilities offering scholarship for North Tahoe High

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TAHOE CITY, Calif. — Liberty Utilities again offering academic scholarships for eligible high school and college students within its service territory.

Those participating in the third annual scholarship program are North Tahoe, South Tahoe, Loyalton, Douglas (students residing in Alpine County only), Coleville and Portola high schools, as well as Lake Tahoe Community College.

The six high school scholarships are $500 each. According to the utility company, seniors must have a minimum unweighted GPA of 2.5 and be accepted to an accredited 4-year or 2-year university or college, or an accredited vocational school. They also must have some community service experience in the community which they reside.

The LTCC scholarship is $750. Those students are eligible if they have a current 2.5 GPA or higher, have completed at least 18 quarter units at LTCC, and must be enrolled in LTCC's upcoming Fall quarter, among other qualifications.

Interested students should contact their school's financial aid office or counselor to learn more and to obtain an application. Visit libertyutilities.com/west to learn more.