The Daniel Boone Optimist Club is seeking applicants for two $2,000 scholarships available to high school seniors residing in the Daniel Boone School District.
Applicants for the Daniel Boone Optimist Memorial Scholarship must complete the sentence “My classmates respect me because…” in 100 words or less. Applicants for the James C. Erdman Medical Scholarship must describe their plans for continuing study leading to a degree in a medical field.
The deadline to apply for the 2019 scholarship awards is April 5, 2019. Daniel Boone Area High School students should submit their letters through the school’s guidance department. Other district residents may mail their letters to The Daniel Boone Optimist Club, P. O. Box 98, Douglassville, PA 19518.
The Club asks applicants to state where they intend to continue their studies and their intended course of study; to detail high school activities and academic achievements; and to include any other relevant information.