Volga German Society accepting scholarships
Special to The Hays Daily News
The Volga German Society is accepting applications for scholarships for the 2013-14 academic year at Fort Hays State University.
These scholarships are open to currently enrolled students at Fort Hays State University, who are descendants of the Volga-German settlers of Ellis and Rush counties in Kansas. Current high school seniors are not eligible until they have attended Fort Hays State University for at least one semester. Community college transfer students are eligible after completing one semester at Fort Hays State University.
Application forms for scholarships can be obtained at Special Collections Room, Room 122, Forsyth Library, Hays; or Volga German Society, P.O. Box 1314, Hays, KS 67601.
Completed applications should be returned by Friday to the same locations.
Questions regarding the scholarship program can be directed to Eleanor Schippers at (785) 735-2230.