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Republic County Community Foundation scholarships available

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

The Republic County Community Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2019-2020 school year. Five scholarships are available:

  • Amos and Joyce Blecha 4-H Scholarship, for graduating high school seniors in Republic County, with involvement in 4-H.
  • Bruce Bowersox Memorial Scholarship, for graduating Republic County High School seniors majoring in an engineering field.
  • Florea Family Scholarship, for graduating high school seniors in Republic County who are planning to major in business administration or agricultural economics.
  • Johnson-Granstedt Memorial Scholarship, for graduating high school seniors in Republic County, with preference to USD 426 students.
  • Scott Family Scholarship, for graduating high school seniors in Republic County, with preference to USD 109 students.

All scholarship applications must be submitted through the foundation’s online scholarship portal by February 15, 2019. Scholarships will be awarded by mid-April. The application portal and scholarship guidelines can be found at www.republiccountycf.org/scholarships.

Last year, the community foundation awarded over $9,000 in scholarships to 10 area students.

For more information, please contact Jessica Fuller, grants and scholarships coordinator, at 785-823-1800.