The Dover Branch of American Association of University Women is offering scholarships from $500 to $1,000 to students graduating from a four-year secondary public school in Kent County.
To qualify, the applicant must be a resident of Kent County; plan to pursue a four-year course leading to a baccalaureate degree; have a high scholastic standing throughout high school; have made some contribution to the life of the high school community and show promise of becoming a valuable member of the college community and society; and have financial need.
The applicant must submit by Feb. 1, 2018, the following materials in one envelope to Scholarship Chairperson, P.O. Box 169, Kenton, DE 19955:
— Completed application form available from high school guidance counselors.
— One-page letter in which the submitter elaborates on future goals, financial need, major and the college chosen.
— Recent high school transcript.
— Letters of recommendation from two people, such as teacher, coach, clergy, scout
leader, guidance counselor or employer.
— List of any academic honors, extracurricular activities or community service on
a separate sheet of paper.