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Huntington Metro Kiwanis awarding scholarships

Posted: Friday, March 20, 2015

Huntington Metro Kiwanis announces it will be awarding two $1,500 scholarships to Huntington County seniors that will be attending an Indiana College/University for the 2015-2016 academic year. The scholarships being awarded are:

Chuck Wohlford Memorial Scholarship for any Huntington County graduate attending an Indiana College/ University and majoring in education, and Huntington Metro Kiwanis general scholarship for any Huntington county graduate attending an Indiana College/University and majoring in a degree toward human services.

Scholarship application forms can be picked up at the Huntington North High School guidance office, or are online at the schools website. Cyndy Patrick is the coordinator for scholarships and can answer any question individuals may have. Application needs to be filled out and returned to Huntington Metro Kiwanis per instructions attached by April 6, 2015.

Kiwanis is an International co-educational service club that is celebrating its 100 year anniversary. Kiwanis was founded in 1915 in Detroit, Michigan with the International Headquarters in Indianapolis. Kiwanis is in 80 nations and has over 150,000 service projects and raises nearly $100 million every year for youth and community projects.