The Washington Times-Herald


February 4, 2014

February Scholarships


Daviess County Extension Homemaker Scholarship: Scholarships of $100 each will be given using available funds. Criteria: be a daughter or granddaughter, son or grandson, or stepdaughter/stepson of any Daviess County Extension Homemaker who lives in Daviess County or in the home of a member who lives in another county is eligible, must be a high school senior, have a GPA of 3.0. A daughter or son of the Daviess County Extension Homemaker will be given first priority with a random drawing of remaining qualified grandchildren to select additional finalists. Deadline: March 1

Daviess Community Hospital Foundation Scholarship: High school seniors, college students, and non-traditional students who live in Daviess, Martin, and Pike counties, are eligible for up to $1,500 in scholarship awards as long as they will be attending an accredited educational institution in pursuit of a career in the field of healthcare, with a potential for pursuing a career that fulfills a local community need. Eligible careers include, but are not limited to: audiologist, certified nursing assistant, dietitian, emergency medical technician, laboratory technician, medical assistant, nurse, nurse practitioner, occupational therapist, pharmacist, pharmacy technician, physical therapist, physician and surgeon, physician assistant, radiologic technician, recreational therapist, respiratory therapist, social worker, speech-language pathologist, and surgical technologist. An additional $500 nursing scholarship is also available to a student pursuing a nursing degree. Applications may be downloaded on the foundation page of the hospital’s website at For further information, contact the DCH Foundation Office at 254-8858 or email Deadline: March 1

Daviess County Right to Life Donna Gentry Memorial Scholarship: This scholarship is open to high school seniors, in that grade as of Feb. 1, 2014. In the case of advanced students, non-traditional students, or home-schooled students, the student must be able to prove they will be attending college in the fall of 2014. Students must be from Daviess County to enter or attending a high school in Daviess County. Contestants are to research, write, and present an original pro-life essay developed from the theme: “What is happening to America because of abortion.” Applications are available from the counseling office or from the Daviess County Right to Life office. For more information visit our web site, call 257-0222, or email at Amount: $400 Deadline: March 3

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