Eagles scholarship applications available

POMEROY — Applications are now available for the four $750 scholarships to be give by the Pomeroy Eagles Club #2171 and the Eagles Auxiliary. The scholarships are given to two females and two males.

To qualify, the mother, father or biological grandparent(s) must be an active member of the Pomeroy Eagles #2171. This requires the parent and/or grandparent to participate in the activities of Eagle Aerie 2171, in that the member helps in fundraising or supports the club with their financial support or their attendance.

The applicant must be entering his/her first year of secondary education or currently enrolled in secondary education but not a past recipient of the Eagles Scholarship.

Applications can be picked up at the Eagles Club in Pomeroy. A current photograph, name, address, telephone number and birth date is to be included in the application.

Applications can be sent to Pomeroy Eagles Aerie #2171, Attn: Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 427, Pomeroy, Ohio, 45769 or returned to the Eagles.

Applications for these scholarships must be postmarked no later than May 1, 2017, to be considered eligible. Winners will be decided by a lottery drawing.

The scholarships will be awarded upon evidence of acceptance and admittance to an institution of post-secondary education. A minimum of 10 semester hours or 16 quarter hours.

All criteria in the application must be met to be considered eligible.