The Rotary Club of Whitesburg is accepting applications through April 22 for a $1,000 scholarship and two $500 scholarships available to college bound high school seniors and current college students who are residents of Letcher County and working on their first degree. The winner will be selected by May 3, and the scholarships will be awarded in August.
Applications are available at any Letcher County Public Library or Whitaker Bank location. Applications are also available in the guidance offices of Jenkins Middle High School, Letcher County Central High School, and the Whitesburg Campus of Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College. For more information, call Margaret Hammonds at 633-8200. Immediate family members of Whitesburg Rotary Club members are not eligible to apply.