Published DateMEREDITH — The Meredith Altrusa Club will again award scholarship money geared to the "non-traditional" student twenty-three years of age and older, as of March 1, 2013, continuing their education.
Scholarships are intended for any of the following:
— Individuals upgrading their job skills or acquiring skills for job entry. (For example, but not limited to - LNA programs, re-certification programs, cosmetology programs.)
— Candidates enrolled for a minimum of three college credits at an accredited facility.
— Applicants living or working in one of the following towns: Meredith, Moultonborough, Center Harbor, New Hampton or Sandwich.
One of the scholarships given will be in memory of Professor Jeanette Ritzenthaler, Ed.D, founder of the Meredith Altrusa Club. Another scholarship will be given in memory of Mrs. Marian Touhey, a long-time member, past Treasurer and co-chair of the Scholarship Committee. These scholarships are called, "The Jeanette Ritzenthaler Scholarship" and "The Marian Touhey Scholarship".
Deadline for receipt of applications is March 22. For further information contact chairperson, Shirley Currier at 279-8772 or co-chairperson, Lorraine Cahill at 476-5919.