Twin Cities Premium Outlets seeks scholarship applicants

Twin Cities Premium Outlets is once again helping deserving local high school seniors pay for college. Simon Youth Foundation, a national nonprofit that provides educational opportunities for at-risk high school students, is looking for qualified applicants who live near Twin Cities Premium Outlets and the surrounding communities.

Each year, Simon Youth Community Scholarships are awarded in every community across the country that is home to a Simon mall, mills, or premium outlets center. The application period has begun and ends Feb. 15, 2018. Students can apply online by visiting syf.org/scholarships.

Scholarship recipients will be selected based on a variety of criteria, including financial need, academic performance, leadership skills, and participation in school and community activities. Those students who are the first in their family to pursue a post-secondary education will also be given close consideration. Recipients will be notified in May 2018.