The deadline for Village West Rotary scholarship applications will be Dec. 25.
The Village West Rotary Club is offering four $1,000 scholarships for current full-time college or tech school students who have graduated from a Wyandotte County high school.
The scholarships are intended to help college and technical students who need funds to stay in school to continue and finish their education.
The applications and accompanying documents must be emailed to the Scholarship Committee by Dec. 25.
Decisions on the four awardees will be made by Jan. 9, 2019, and paid directly to the school. For an application or more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Village West Rotary is part of the international Rotary organization. Individual clubs and members work on projects on the local, regional and international level to help people with basic needs and to further their opportunities. The Village West Rotary Club offers the above-mentioned scholarships, has helped with funding for organizations like PACES and CLJ Foundation, provides food from a Community Garden to CrossLines, helps provide water filtration systems for Central American countries and donates money for emergency needs throughout the country.
The Village West Rotary meets on the first and third Thursdays at Famous Dave’s BBQ at Village West at 7:15 a.m. For specific meeting dates, times and programs go to https://portal.clubrunner.ca/50021/clubinfo/village-west
- Information from Cindy Cash