Scholarships available for election guesses

September 10, 2008 5:50:00 AM PDT
Some political prognostication can get Sussex County students scholarship money.

The county's election year scholarship contest allows students 18 and under to guess who will win the November 4 general election in 23 national, state and local races.

The student will the most correct guesses gets a $300 scholarship, and five runners-up get $200 scholarships.

The program began in 2000 with money from the county council and the law firm of Griffin & Hackett.

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Information from: The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal,