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Nominations open for 2019 American Dream Scholarship Awards

February 20, 2019

DANBURY — Nominations are now open for this year’s American Dream Scholarship Awards through Danbury’s The New American Dream Foundation.

The foundation, created by the Tribuna multilingual newspaper and the Palmares family, awards five, $2,000 scholarships each year to area teens who either are immigrants or are children of immigrants. The scholarships are payable to public or private universities, community colleges or even technical or vocational schools.

The awards are designed to highlight community members who exemplify the contributions immigrants make to an increasingly diverse Danbury and the winners are recognized at a special gala each fall.

To submit a nomination, go to www.tribunaamericandreamawards.com.

zach.murdock@hearstmediact.com