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Washington Policy Center (WPC) is an independent, non-profit think tank that promotes sound public policy based on free-market solutions.
Since 2011, WPC has awarded its annual Jennifer Dunn-Thomson scholarship to a college student who embodies the late Congresswoman's values of leadership, commitment to public service and personal values.
Up to $15,000 in total scholarship funds will be awarded and recipients may use the money to pay for tuition or an internship on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. WPC will help the recipients with an internship placement with a member of Congress.
Please submit the following items to their scholarship portal: resume, college transcript, two letters of recommendation and a writing sample from a public policy course you have taken or something applicable.
In addition, you must provide a brief, one-page essay to answer the following questions: How would you benefit from receiving this scholarship? How would it allow you to honor the legacy of Jennifer Dunn? Please indicate in the essay if you would like to use the grant toward tuition or for a Congressional internship.
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