Scholarships available for seniors

FORT PLAIN — The Upper Montgomery County Retired Teachers’ Association will offer its annual scholarship award to a qualifying high school senior who will pursue a career in teaching.

The single scholarship will be $500. It is open to any senor in the Canajoharie, Fonda-Fultonville, Fort Plain, or Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Central School districts who is entering the freshman year in an accredited educational instutition with an intent to enter the teaching profession.

Applications for this scholarship will be available through the guidance departments of the above-mentioned systems. The completed applications must be postmarked no later than April 30, 2018. The winner will be announced in June.

For more information, contact Myrna Herb at (518) 993-4362.