The Rotary Club of Whitesburg is accepting applications through Monday, April 1, for a scholarship up to $1,000 available to a college bound high school senior or current college students who resides in Letcher County and is working on his/her first degree. More than one scholarship may be awarded. The winners will be notified in May 2019 and the scholarship will be presented during an August 2019 Rotary Club meeting held on Tuesdays at noon at Pine Mountain Grill.
Applications will be available at any Letcher County Public Library, Whitaker Bank in Whitesburg, Jenkins Middle High School and Letcher County Central High School guidance offices, and the Whitesburg Campus of Southeast Kentucky 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 or to request an electronic copy of the application, contact Margaret Hammonds at 606- 821-8165.