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Applications for town scholarships to be awarded in the spring are available in the selectmen’s office and the guidance offices at Shrewsbury High and other schools attended by local students. Applicants must be high school seniors who are town residents. Winners are selected based on character, academic achievement, community service, and financial need. The completed applications are due by March 12 at the selectmen’s office. Also, the town treasurer’s office is accepting contributions to the scholarship fund.