Gene Kauffman Scholarship Foundation now accepting applications


The Gene Kauffman Scholarship Foundation, Incorporated Board of Directors has announced that scholarship applications for the Fall 2018 semester are now available.

As per the wishes of Kauffman, the scholarship is available to female, non-smoking, unmarried graduates of the high schools in Mercer County. Potential recipients must be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college or university in Missouri and carry a minimum of 12 semester hours for the Fall semester.

Applicants must also have filed the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) by April 1st. Individuals that believe they qualify for the scholarship should contact the principal of their school to receive more information and request an application.

The application will also be available on each school’s website and may be requested by mail by writing to Gene Kauffman Scholarship Foundation, Incorporated, Post Office Box 113 in Princeton, Missouri 64673. Applications must be returned by the afternoon of June 13th at 3 o’clock.

Nicotine test results, grades, class schedules, and tuition invoices must be received by August 24th.