The Board of Directors for the Gene Kauffman Scholarship has announced they applications for the spring 2021 semester will be available next Monday, November 1st.
The scholarships are available to female, non-smoking, unmarried graduates of Mercer County high schools. Those receiving scholarships must be enrolled as a full-time student in a Missouri college or university and take a minimum of 12 hours in the spring semester. Each applicant must also have filed a FAFSA form by April 1st of this year to be eligible for spring 2021 semester funding.
Those individuals that feel they qualify for the scholarship should contact the principal of their alma mater to obtain more information. The scholarship program application can also be obtained from each school’s website or by a request to the schools.
The applications must be returned by 3pm on December 3rd. Nicotine test results, grades, class schedules, and tuition invoices must also be received by January 7th of 2021.