Beckenholdt scholarship applications now being accepted

GREENFIELD — The Hancock County Community Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2015 Martha Beckenholdt Youth Philanthropy Award.

The recipient of the award will select a Hancock County nonprofit organization to receive a $500 grant, donated by the Hancock County Community Foundation in his or her name.

Applicants must be Hancock County high school juniors with a recommendation from a high school staff member or nonprofit organization leader located in Hancock County.

Applications must be submitted online by 4 p.m. Oct. 9. A link to the application can be found at

For more information, contact Kara Harrison by calling 317-462-8870 ext. 226 or emailing