Committee Offers College Scholarships

Deadline April 14 for Putnam residents

The Putnam County Children’s Committee is accepting applications for scholarships of at least $500 awarded each year to high school seniors in the county. The deadline is April 14.

To apply, send a letter stating your desire to be considered, financial need and plans for your education, including information about siblings; a transcript; two letters of recommendation and a letter from your guidance counselor; a financial plan, noting college costs, money available, anticipated loans, scholarships, gifts and projected earnings; and a federal student-aid application report.

The awards will be made based on commitment to service to the community, strength of purpose in achieving an education goal, ability and maturity.

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