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Franklin Woman’s Club Offers College Scholarship Opportunity for Franklin Township Graduating High School Seniors

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The Franklin Woman’s Club is pleased to announce its annual scholarship award opportunity. This year the club anticipates awarding approximately five scholarships at $1000 each designed to assist with college expenses. The Franklin Woman's Club is proud to have awarded approximately $50,000 in scholarship money over the years to eligible graduating high school women.

To be considered for the 2018 Franklin Woman's Club scholarship, the young woman MUST: 

(1) Reside in Franklin Township (Somerset County)

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(2) Graduate high school in the Spring of 2018

(3) Be accepted to a 2 or 4-year college  

Completed scholarship application and supporting documents (recommendation letters, transcripts, etc.) must be delivered to the applicant’s School Guidance Counselor by Tuesday, March 27, 2018 or postmarked by March 27, 2018, if applying by mail.

Those interested in applying should visit: www.franklinwomansclub.com for the application and submission process details. Note: The scholarship check will be made out to the recipient's school of choice.

For more information about Franklin Woman’s Club events, philanthropic and other initiatives, visit www.franklinwomansclub.com. To follow the club’s activities on Facebook, visit:  www.facebook.com/franklinwomansclub

The Franklin Woman’s Club (FWC), is part of the General and New Jersey State Federations of Women's Clubs. *  The FWC, which has been serving the community since 1922, is a nonprofit, nonpartisan and nonsectarian service organization committed to improving the community through volunteerism. In addition to community initiatives, the Franklin Woman’s Club also features frequent social and educational events for enrichment.

*The General Federation of Women's Clubs (GFWC) is an international women's organization with over 80,000 members in affiliated clubs in every state, the District of Columbia, and more than a dozen countries. GFWC members work in their own communities to support the arts, preserve natural resources, advance education, promote healthy lifestyles, encourage civic involvement and work toward world peace and understanding. 

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