2017 Armed Forces Festival
Bremerton Central Lions Charitable Foundation
Applications are now available at all Kitsap County High Schools for the 2017 Ambassador Scholarship Program
Presented by the
Bremerton Chamber of Commerce
This is your chance to represent your community by becoming a part of the 2017 Armed Forces Festival Bremerton Central Lions Charitable Foundation Ambassadors Program! This Program enables you to participate in Bremerton’s 69th Annual Armed Forces Festival, honoring our friends and family serving in the military.
Simply complete the attached application and submit it along with three letters of recommendation, a copy of your high school transcript and a short essay (150 to 200 words) entitled “What Freedom Means to Me” and you are ready to go!
Applications must be received by the Bremerton Chamber of Commerce by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 20, 2017. Finalists will then be selected to participate in the 2016 Armed Forces Festival Bremerton Central Lions Charitable Foundation Ambassadors Program.
Finalists enjoy many activities for self-improvement and community service leading up to two judged events: the personal interview and the final program. The Chamber will provide clothing to wear at the various functions at no cost to the finalists.
The final event of the Ambassadors Program will be held at the beginning of May to kick off the 69th Annual Armed Forces Festival. Armed Forces Festival Ambassadors will represent the community in the 69th Annual Armed Forces Day Parade presented by the Kitsap Sun on Saturday, May 20, 2017.
Scholarships will be presented as follows:
$1,500 First Place
$1,000 Second Place
$750 Third Place
$500 Fourth Place
$250 Fifth Place
$100 Best Essay
All finalists win self-confidence, public speaking and social skills, introductions to civic, business and political leaders and the skills necessary for success in future endeavors.
Just think … you could be an Armed Forces Festival Ambassador!
286 4th Street
Bremerton, W A, 98337 USA
(360) 479-3579 office
(360) 479-1033 fax