Applications are now being accepted for the Stephen and Helen Drysdale Memorial Scholarship.
Applicants for the scholarship must be graduates of Morgan County R-II High School, Eldon High School, a private high school, or a home-school graduate living in the Versailles area.
Scholarships will be available for students who will attend a two-year or four-year college, university, or technical school working toward an undergraduate degree, certification, or license.
Applicants may be high school graduating seniors or students who are already attending a college or university.
Various criteria including academic record, course of study, financial need, school and community involvement, and work experience may be considered by the selection committee. Special consideration will be given to students who are active in their local Baptist church or who have been residents of the Drysdale Farm Unit of Show-Me Christian Youth Home.
It is estimated the scholarship amount will be $1,000 per academic year. The scholarships may be used for tuition, fees, and books.
Information may secured at the counselors’ offices at Morgan County R-II High School, Eldon High School, and the Eldon Career Center.
The application deadline is noon, Monday, June 1.