The Rotary Club of Whitesburg is accepting applications for a Rotary scholarship from Monday, March 16, through Friday, April 17. The scholarship in the amount of $1,000 is available to a college bound high school senior or current college student who resides in Letcher County and is working on his or her first degree. More than one scholarship may be awarded.
The winner(s) will be notified in May, and the scholarship(s) will be presented during an August Rotary Club of Whitesburg meeting held at the Pine Mountain Grill. Applications are available at any Letcher County Public Library, Jenkins Middle High School and Letcher County Central High School guidance offices, and the Whitesburg Campus of Southeast Community and Technical College Admissions Office. Applications may also be found on the Letcher County Central and Jenkins Middle High School websites. For more information, contact Margaret Hammonds at 606- 821-8165.