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Kiwanis seek scholarship applicants

Published on February 8, 2018 7:33PM

HERMISTON — The Hermiston Noon Kiwanis Club is accepting applications for its Perry Johnson and Russell Dorran post-secondary education scholarships.

Current seniors at Hermiston High School or graduates of Hermiston who are attending college in academic programs are eligible to apply. Applications are available at the HHS counseling office or the Hermiston Chamber of Commerce, 1055 S. Highway 395, Suite 111.

Evaluation of applicants includes academic record, community service, leadership qualities and financial need. The applications must be submitted by Friday, March 23. Interviews with potential recipients will be scheduled.

The scholarships are given in memory of a pair of past Kiwanis members. A Baptist minister, Johnson championed youth services and supported education. Dorran was a charter member of the club, as well as the Hermiston Elks Lodge, Hermiston Development Corporation and Blue Mountain Community College board.

For more information, contact George Clough at 541-567-6024, 541-314-3182 or Hermiston Noon Kiwanis Club, P.O. Box 375, Hermiston, OR 97838.


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