Applicants sought for Bartelt scholarships

The late Irene Bartelt of Holland retired from teaching at Holland Grade School after more than 40 years. It was her desire to award scholarships to college- or trade school-bound students.

Since 1996, over $800,000 in scholarships have been awarded through her generosity. Her $2,000 scholarships are annually renewable for a total of $8,000.

Scholarship applications may be picked up at Southridge High School or Ron Henke at Holland. An applicant must have lived in Cass Township for thee years.

All forms must be turned in by April 7. For further information, call Ron Henke at 812-639-0906 or Bev Schmutzler at 812-639-3377.

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