Republicans offer scholarship
The Jefferson County Republicans will be awarding a $500 scholarship this spring to a United States citizen, Jefferson County resident and graduating senior.
The recipient must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 and be planning to further his or her education at a two- or four-year school in the U.S. The scholarship will be paid directly to the recipient’s college or university to meet tuition or other educational expenses. The scholarship must be used within the following school year.
The award recipient will be selected based on the information in the application and submission of an essay. Applications have been sent to Cardinal, Fairfield, Maharishi and Pekin high schools. Interested students may pick up an application from a school guidance counselor, download a copy from http://jeffcoiowagop.org/scholarships/ or contact Ed Kelenyi at 919-2500.
The deadline for submitting the application is May 6. Completed applications may be mailed to Jefferson County Scholarship Committee, c/o Ed Kelenyi, 1402 Wonder Way, Fairfield 52556 or returned to the school guidance counselor.