MKC will once again award nine scholarships valued at $500 each. The scholarships, available to high school seniors graduating in the spring of 2012 within MKC's territory, will be awarded based on academic achievement, activities and an essay about the value of the cooperative system.
"This is our opportunity to recognize outstanding students in our communities," states Kerry Watson, Communications/Administrative Specialist for MKC.
Seniors who plan to attend an accredited university or college including junior, community,vocational or technical schools are eligible to apply. Applications are available at http://www.mkcoop.com/ and are aslo available through area high school counselor offices.
Application deadline is March 15.