Community Foundation Offers Area Students Scholarship Opportunities


A deadline is approaching for students interested in scholarships from the Starke County Community Foundation.

The organization says it has about 30 scholarships available for Starke County students to pursue post secondary education. According to a press release, more than $55-thousand was distributed in 2014.

The Community Foundation says there is a new scholarship for this year. The Starke Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship is targeted toward students who are pursuing a degree in the medical field.

Applications for certain scholarships are available online according to the group.

A deadline of March 6th has been set for those interested in applying.