"I've learned a valuable lesson. Nothing in life is perfect, you must make the best of what you have. " - LISA BJORK, 1987
Lisa was an honor student who graduated third in her class from Jupiter High School and who planned to pursue a career in communications and journalism with a minor in law at the University of Miami. She was a member of the National Honor Society, Jupiter High School band, color guard and involved in many other school activities. She was voted "Most Likely to Succeed " in her senior year by her fellow classmates. Lisa was killed instantly by a drunk driver just one week after her 18th birthday.
As Lisa said, "Make the best of what you have!"
- Graduating high school senior from Jupiter High School or any Palm Beach County public high school
- Student plans to pursue a career in journalism and communications
- Must submit an essay on "The Importance of the Family" (500-750 words)
- Maximum award $1,000 per student, one-time award