We told you Monday about a slim number of high school seniors applying for college scholarships from the Village of Royal Palm Beach's Education Advisory Board.
Village leaders say they got a last minute flood of applications for the six $1,000 scholarships, bringing the total to 69.
The winners will be announced in April.
The village awards the college cash to students who've earned a 3.0 GPA and have shown an interest in community service. They must also show a willingness to reside in Royal Palm Beach upon their graduation from college.
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