Online applications for college scholarships are being accepted as of today by the Hendricks County Community Foundation, which each year offers more than 50 scholarships to seniors at the county’s high schools.
The individual awards range from between $500 and $10,000, with each scholarship having specific criteria.
High school seniors can apply for the scholarships online. Applications and complete information are available at the Hendricks County Community Foundation’s website at http://www.hendrickscountycf.org/scholarships/. Applications are due by Feb. 18.
The Hendricks County Community Foundation works to improve the quality of life in Hendricks County by providing an easy, effective way for donors to meet the critical needs of our community, awarding grants to non-profit organizations and projects, and collaborating to address community issues.
The foundation manages an $8 million collection of funds that were created by individuals, families, businesses and organizations for charitable purposes.
In 2013, the foundation gave more than $900,000 in grants to charitable organizations and scholarships to local students.
For more information, call 268-6240 or visit the website at www.hendrickscountycf.org.