Rushville Republican

December 13, 2013

State scholarship applications sought


Rushville Republican

---- — Knightstown’s Tri Kappa Chapter, Alpha Zeta, is seeking applicants for state scholarships. Please contact local scholarship chairman, Lois Brooks, if you wish to apply for any of these $1,000 awards.

Requirements: TO BE ELIGIBLE, APPLICANTS MUST

1. Be enrolled full-time at an accredited college offering a baccalaureate or graduate degree.

2. Be a sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student at the time of application and be enrolled full-time during the subsequent year.

3. Be a citizen of the United States and resident of Indiana from within the jurisdiction of the sponsoring chapter of Tri Kappa.(Knightstown)

Additional Requirements:

State Academic Scholarship – Strong academic record, strong goal statement, work experience, volunteer service, and extracurricular activities.

Key Scholarship – Have no previous undergraduate degree, and have an interruption in education for at least 5 years, plan to enroll for a minimum of 6 credit hours, strong goal statement, work experience, and volunteer service.

Fine Arts Scholarship – Enrolled in area of concentration - dance, drama, art, or music - and focused upon either performance or education.

Twanette Nutter Fleming Award – enrolled in a music education program and aspire to teach music in a public, private, or parochial school.

Beryl Showers Holland Fellowship – enrolled at Indiana University, senior at time of application, excellent academic ability, leadership, financial need, and continuing in graduate study.

To apply, please contact Knightstown’s Tri Kappa Scholarship Chair, Lois Brooks at 765-345-5019 so that applications can be completed and mailed before Feb. 1.

—Rushville Republican