Club sponsors scholarship

The GFWC Junior Woman’s Club of Elkins is sponsoring the Mary K. Heineman Scholarship for $500.

The scholarship is open to all young women of any senior class in Randolph County; this includes Elkins High, Ty School, Tygarts Valley High School, Harman School and Pickens School.

One senior will be awarded this scholarship at the time of graduation awards ceremonies. Applicants applying for the scholarship need to submit a cover page delineating the following: Name, address, phone number, and list of volunteer organizations to which you belong (i.e., community, church, etc.), a copy of your transcript that proves a 3.0 or better grade point average, one-page single spaced typed essay entitled, “How volunteering has affected my life and community”, and two Letters of recommendation – one personal and one educator. Applications must be postmarked to GFWC Junior Woman’s Club of Elkins by Wednesday.

Please mail this information to: GFWC Junior Woman’s Club of Elkins, Re: Mary K. Heineman Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 505, Elkins, WV 26241-0505.