Cowley County Power of the Purse is currently seeking scholarship applications. The deadline is April 26.
The group is an organization of women who donate annually for a fund to benefit the Cowley County community. They are offering a scholarship to college sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students.
Prior undergraduate recipients will be considered if the student is now in graduate school.
This scholarship of up to $1,000 is intended to encourage young adults to actively include philanthropy as a valuable part of life. Candidates will be evaluated on their participation in philanthropic activities, as demonstrated through their essay response, resume and letters of reference.
Applications can be provided by contacting the following people:
Linda Hamlin 620-441-8064
Patty Neises 620-221-2663
Marilyn Taylor 620-222-7665
Applications are due Wednesday, April 26.