Rotary looks to award $5,000 in scholarships

CLARION The Clarion Chapter of Rotary International will be accepting applications for $4,000 worth of scholarships through April 30, 2020.

That deadline has been extended from its original March 30 deadline.

In addition, the organization will be selecting a Clarion Career Center student for a $1,000 award.

Two $1,000 Amy Davis Scholarships will be awarded to Clarion County high school seniors based on academic, extracurricular school activities and civic/community volunteerism.

One $1,000 Clarion University Scholarship will be awarded to a Clarion County high school senior based on academic, extracurricular school activities and civic/community volunteerism. The student must also have been accepted to Clarion University.

One $1,000 Trueman Mills RYLA Scholarship will be awarded to a Clarion County high school senior based on academic, extracurricular school activities and civic/community volunteerism. The student must also have been a graduate of District 7280's RYLA Program.

One $1,000 Thomas Burkhardt Award will be awarded for the Outstanding Vocational Cooperative Education student in 2020.

For more information and applications please contact your high school guidance counselor and/or visit http://www.clarionrotary.org