African-American Cincinnati police and firefighters are awarding scholarships to students at an annual Martin Luther King Jr. banquet Saturday night.
The scholarships, each for $500, will be presented to to six Cincinnati Public Schools students at the event at the Westin Hotel Downtown.
Cocktails start at 6 p.m. and the presentation begins at 7 p.m.
Keynote speaker will be CPS Superintendent Laura Mitchell.
The scholarship money was raised over the past year through fundraisers held by the Sentinel Police Association and Cincinnati African-American Firefighters Association (CAFA).
The students are:
The Sentinel Police Association also will swear in their new executive board members:
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