Scholarship Applicants Sought September 27, 2016
The Health and Welfare Foundation of Southern Chester County recently announced the search for students who reside in the Avon Grove, Kennett, Octorara, Oxford and Unionville-Chadds Ford school districts to apply for the Alma Newlin Educational Fund scholarship. The scholarship, previously in the amount of $2,500 or more, is awarded to students who are seeking higher education in the human health care field.
The Alma Newlin Scholarship grants one-time undergraduate awards to college-bound high school seniors, current college students, and adults pursuing continuing education. Also eligible are students entering postgraduate studies, including additional one-time awards to previous scholarship winners seeking postgraduate education in health care. Students must have an unweighted cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher in previous studies and be accepted for study in health care-related professions, such as nursing, medicine, dentistry, physical therapy, and occupational therapy.
Applications may be obtained at www.hwfscc.org under the Funding link. All applications must be postmarked by Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017.
Area Coin Club Plans Meeting September 27, 2016
The Stewartstown and Shrewsbury Coin Club will move its meeting day to the first Thursday of each month. The next meeting will take place on Thursday, Oct. 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Mason-Dixon Public Library, 250 Bailey Drive, Stewartstown. The meeting will include a presentation and time for members and visitors to examine coins.
Visitors are welcome to attend. For more details, readers may call Fred Beihl at 993-3163 or email@example.com.