The Stevens Point Noon Optimist Club is accepting applications for 2013 Optimist Scholarships. Up to $2,000 in scholarship money will be awarded. Scholarships will be presented to winning recipients in the fall.
Award recipients who have completed an application must meet be a resident of Portage County; and a graduating high school senior who has been accepted to an accredited school of higher education, or attend an accredited school of higher education as a full-time student.
To request a scholarship application form, contact any Portage County high school guidance counselor or club member Karen Schanock at 715-344-1940 or kschanoc@portagecountybiz. Applications must be completed and mailed to Pete Theisen at 5393 Clarice's Circle, Stevens Point, WI 54482 by June 10.