Purdue Alumni Club offers 4 scholarships

The Purdue Alumni Club of the Dubois County area will award four scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each to area high school graduates entering Purdue University, West Lafayette, in the fall.

The scholarships have been named in honor of Lieutenant Colonel Virgil “Gus” Grissom, a Purdue alumnus and astronaut from southern Indiana.

The purpose of the scholarship is to promote a Purdue education and to provide financial assistance to local students attending Purdue University. Visit the online application at www.purduealumni.org/scholarshipapp to apply. Applications are due online by March 1.

Questions may be answered by contacting Lori Mehringer at lori.mehringer@gmail.com or calling 812-631-0571.

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