2021 Civic Engagement Scholarship

The Boerne Area Democrats are now accepting applications for the 2021 Civic Engagement Scholarship (amount $1000.00).  Any graduating senior from a public high school in Kendall County (Boerne High School, Boerne Champion High School, or Comfort High School) planning to attend an accredited vocational school, community college, college, or university in the fall of 2021 is eligible to apply.


Applicants must write an essay (approximately 500-600 words) responding to the following:


    Consider the numerous challenges facing our country today, such as the environment, health care, civil rights, education, and immigration. Pick an  issue that you think is the most critical, explain its importance/implications, and describe how you would advise our government to address this challenge.


The winning essay will be offered to the Boerne Star, Hill Country Weekly, and Comfort News for possible publication.