The Genoa Community Women’s Club is accepting college scholarship applications from 2018 graduates of Genoa-Kingston High School.
Completed applications, which are available on the GKHS website, must be submitted to the guidance office by March 22. This year’s recipients will be notified at the annual Senior Awards Night on May 16.
Seven winners will be selected based on their volunteer involvement in the Genoa and Kingston communities as well as their academic record and financial need. The GCWC Scholarship must be used to defray the cost of tuition, room and board, textbooks or class fees. All monies are paid directly to the recipients’ school.
The GCWC is a women’s service club organized in 1963 to serve the needs of the community. Over the past 10 years the club has awarded 35 graduating seniors with mor than $53,000 in scholarships. Scholarships are funded solely with the proceeds from the annual Wonderful World of Christmas craft show held each November at Genoa-Kingston High School.
All women from the Genoa, Kingston and surrounding area are welcome to join. Meetings are held at 6:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of the month September through June at the Resource Bank in Genoa.