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Career Advancement Scholarships - Indiana Extension Homemakers Offers Scholarships

January 10, 2019

     Indiana Extension Homemakers Association (IEHA) is an organization affiliated with the Cooperative Extension Service and Purdue University and is interested in furthering education, leadership and community volunteerism. IEHA is offering eight (8) $500 scholarships to Indiana homemakers who are twenty-five (25) years of age or older.

     These scholarships are to be used to complete education or upgrade vocational skills. One must be admitted to or cleared for admission to an academic or vocational school, which is state-licensed or accredited.

     Preference will be given to a person studying at an undergraduate level. Scholarships will be awarded with regard to financial need, and former winners may apply again.

     Applications may be obtained through your County Cooperative Extension Office or downloaded from www.ieha-families.org . Once at the website, go to the programs/forms tab and scroll to the bottom of the page. The White County Cooperative Extension office is located at the White County 4-H Fairgrounds, at 12 N 25 E, Reynolds. Or contact the office by phone at 219-984-5115.

     In addition to the eight scholarships offered by the state organization, the White County Extension Homemakers also offer one $500 scholarship to a White County resident twenty-five years of age or older for continuing education. This application is also available at the White County Extension Office. Deadline for application is March 15, 2019.

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