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LCHS Alumni Scholarship Award Deadline Approaching

January 21, 2020

PLEASE NOTE: The deadline to hand in an application for Luzerne County Head Start, Inc.’s alumni scholarship award is Fri., Jan., 24. All applications must be turned in by the close of the business day at 4 pm. If you have any questions, please contact Lindsey Fredericks at 570-829-6231 ext. 356 or email lindseyf@hsweb.org.

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION: Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is conducting its 34th annual merit-based, competitive scholarship program for former Head Start students graduating from high school in June 2020 and continuing their education. To date, the LCHS Alumni Scholarship Program has awarded 272 scholarships totaling $256,750.

In order to qualify, applicants must be graduating high school seniors who plan to pursue a post-secondary education and they must be able to show proof of enrollment in any Head Start program. The scholarships are provided through private sponsors including local businesses, charitable foundations and other community organizations.

To download the application, click HERE. All applications should be filled out and e-mailed to lchsscholarship@hsweb.org or mailed to Luzerne County Head Start, Inc., 23 Beekman St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702, Attn: Lindsey Fredericks, community advocate.