The Barnesville Jr. Women’s Club will be accepting scholarship applications from area high school seniors. The following are a list of scholarship application being offered by The General Federation of Women’s Club/Ohio Federation of Women’s Club.
The Annette Phelps Lincoln Scholarship, named in honor of the first president of the Ohio Federation of Women’s Club. This scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors to use in securing education in the teaching or library professions at an Ohio college or university of student’s choice.
The Ethel G. Swanbeck Allied Health Scholarship is available to a graduating high school senior pursuing a course in the study of Allied Health Field at an Ohio College or University of the student’s choice. The applicant may use the scholarship for a degree as a doctor, nurse, pharmacist, veterinarian, X-ray technician, laboratory technician, etc.
The Elaine Weinman Memorial Scholarship is available to a graduating high school senior for use in securing an education beyond high school in the field of communications, limited to radio, television, drama, speech or journalism, from an accredited Ohio college, university or technical school.
An Art Scholarship is available to a graduating high school senior who will attend an accredited college, university, or art school in Ohio. An original piece of art must be delivered to GFWC/OFWC Annual Convention Art Exhibit.
The Club is also offering a "What Volunteerism Means to Me" Scholarship. This scholarship is available to a graduating female student who meets the requirements and guidelines and is chosen by the local Barnesville Jr. Women’s Club.
For information on requirements and guidelines, contact the Barnesville High School Guidance Office. Applications for any of the above scholarships must be completed and returned to the Guidance Office by Feb. 15, 2019.