Altrusa scholarship deadline is March 28

MEREDITH — Friday, March 28, is the deadline for receiving Meredith's Altrusa Club scholarship applications. The Club will be awarding scholarship money geared to the "non-traditional" student twenty-three years of age and older, as of March 1,  continuing their education and either living or working in 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.

Applications may be picked-up at the following Public Libraries: Meredith, Moultonborough, Center Harbor, New Hampton and Sandwich. Applications may also be picked up at Plymouth State University and the Lakes Region Community College. Also receive an application by emailing your request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The Altrusa Scholarship Committee will select candidates to interview.

For further information contact chairperson, Shirley Currier (279-8772) or co-chairperson, Lorraine Cahill (476-5919)