Lions Club to offer more scholarships
by Staff Writer
The Lincolnton Lions 2013 Lions College Scholarship applications are available in the guidance counselors’ offices at East Lincoln, North Lincoln, Lincolnton and West Lincoln high schools. All sections of the applications and support documents must be completed and returned before the deadline. For information, check with each school’s guidance office.
Application requirements include:
• Graduating seniors at East Lincoln, Lincolnton, North Lincoln, and West Lincoln High School must be a legal resident of Lincoln County and the U.S.
• Submit copies of official high school transcripts and college entrance examination scores.
• Letters of references
• Proof of acceptance to an accredited college or university
Scholarships will be awarded based on the following criteria:
• Financial need
• Scholastic aptitude and achievement
• Volunteer service
• Extra curricular activities
• An original essay on volunteerism
The 2013 Lions Club College Scholarship winners will be recognized at an awards ceremony.