The deadline to apply for the Abingdon Ruritan Club scholarships is fast approaching. To be considered, completed applications must be mailed to Abingdon Ruritan Club: ATTN: Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 22, Bena, Va. 23018 and must postmarked no later than Friday, April 17.
The club will award two scholarships this year. One will be given to a student who plans to attend a four-year college or university ($4,000) and the other to a student who plans to attend a community college, vocational or trade school ($2,000). Community college students enrolled in a Career Studies Certificate Program will be given preference over community college students not enrolled in such a program.
Because Gloucester High School is closed due to the coronavirus, the application requirements and process have been changed. See Gloucester High School’s website (http://ghs.gloucester.schooldesk.net) or the club’s (www.abingdonruritanclub.com) for the revised criteria and an application form. For more...
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