The Rotary Club of Whitesburg is now accepting applications through Friday, April 7, for a $1,000 scholarship and two $500 scholarships available to college bound high school seniors and current college students who reside in Letcher County and are working on their first degree. The winners will be notified in May and the scholarships will be awarded in August.
Applications may be picked up at any Letcher County Public Library, any Whitaker Bank location, the guidance offices at Jenkins Middle High School and Letcher County Central High School, and at the Whitesburg Campus of Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College library. For more information or to request an electronic copy of the application, contact Margaret Hammonds at 633-8200. Immediate family members of Whitesburg Rotary Club members are not eligible to apply.