Altrusa International Inc. of Lawrence, an organization of business and professional women whose members are committed to community service, is offering a scholarship to assist women in achieving their career goals and financial independence.
Special consideration will be given to career re-entry and late career entry candidates. The money may be used for books, tuition, transportation and/or child care.
A $500 scholarship will be presented in May during an Altrusa meeting.
To qualify for this scholarship, an applicant must:
¢ Be enrolled in or accepted by an academic or career training program.
¢ Be working toward a career goal.
¢ Demonstrate financial need.
¢ Be recommended by an instructor/faculty member.
¢ Live in Lawrence or Douglas County.
Applications and supporting materials must be received by March 31.
For an application and more information, visit www.altrusa oflawrenceks.com.