Scholarships Available to Portage Co. High School Seniors

By: WSAW Staff
By: WSAW Staff

The Stevens Point Noon Optimist Club is now accepting applications for 2014 Optimist Scholarships, administered by the Stevens Point Noon Optimist Club. Up to $3,000 in scholarship money will be awarded. Scholarships will be presented to winning recipients in the Fall of 2014.

Award recipients who have completed an application must meet the following criteria:

Be a resident of Portage County
Be a graduating High School Senior
Accepted to an accredited school of higher education
Or attend an accredited school of higher education as a full-time student

Since 2000, the Stevens Point Noon Optimist Club has awarded scholarships to worthy graduating high school seniors of Portage County.

The Stevens Point Noon Optimist Club, chartered on May 17, 1961, has been in continuous service to our local community and youth. We seek a dedicated and diverse membership and count on community support for our fund raisers.

For more information or a scholarship application form, contact any Portage County high school guidance counselor, or Club member Karen Schanock at Ph: (715) 344-1940 or email at kschanoc@portagecountybiz.

All applications must be completed and mailed to Pete Theisen at 5393 Clarice’s Circle, Stevens Point, WI 54482 no later than Monday, June 9, 2014.

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