County homemakers offer scholarships

HANCOCK COUNTY — Scholarship applications are now available from Hancock County Extension Homemakers for both graduating seniors and adults who wish to further their post-high school education.

The scholarships available include:

A $750 High School Scholastic award to a Hancock County resident who will be graduating from high school and pursuing a college or vocational school degree; application deadline: March 15.

A $750 Career Advancement award to a Hancock County homemaker, age 25 and older; application deadline: March 15; membership to Hancock County Extension Homemakers is NOT a requirement.

Applications with more details are available on the Extension Homemakers page of the Purdue Extension Hancock County website:, or at the extension office.

Applications may be submitted in person or postmarked by the stated deadline to Purdue Extension Hancock County, 802 N. Apple St. For more information, call Vickie Ramsey at 317-753-4144.