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HENDERSON ROTARY PROVIDING SCHOLARSHIPS

Published on Jan 16, 2019

Rotary Club of Henderson will give out $5,000 in five, $1,000 scholarships in April of 2018. The scholarships are based both on current academic success and need.

Applicants should be graduating high school seniors or college students who live or attend school in Henderson, Kentucky, who have a record of successful high school work and/or college work and who will be applying to any accredited two-year community/technical college or four-year university. Students must demonstrate a need for additional funding to complete their programs of study.

To apply, complete the application, hosted on the Henderson Rotary website, which covers fall and spring term 2019-2020. Include a cover letter describing the applicant’s goals to accomplish in college, progress in high school or college, and financial need for this scholarship (i.e. costs to attend the preferred institution, other scholarships received, etc.). Attach a resume and a transcript of high school or college classes. Mail the application packet to the Henderson Rotary Club of Henderson c/o Charitable Trust, P.O. Box 77, Henderson, KY 42419-0077 or submit a PDF version by the deadline of March 15, 2019.

There are many other scholarships available to attend Henderson Community College for the 2019-20 school year - but you must apply now!  The deadline to submit a completed scholarship application is March 15, 2019.

“Henderson is generous community as evidenced by the numerous academic scholarships available to new, continuing, and transferring students,” said Mr. Andrew Zellers, HCC Director of Financial Aid.  “I encourage anyone interested in attending HCC next year to submit an online scholarship application by the March 15th fall deadline.”  

Apply online on the college website.  For more information, contact HCC Financial Aid at 270-831-9627, or walk-in to speak with a financial aid advisor in the Start Center, 2nd Floor, Sullivan Technology Center, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, or 8:00 am – 7:00 pm on Thursdays.