HOLDEN, Mass — Holden Grange is offering its W. Sumner and Howard L. Jordan Scholarship in the amount of $700 to graduating high school seniors and to students in attendance at any recognized institution of learning beyond high school.
An applicant who does not belong to the Grange must be pursuing a course of study in agriculture/horticulture, veterinary science, or conservation/environment. A Holden Grange member in good standing for at least one year preceding the date of application is eligible to pursue any course of study.
The scholarship recipient will be named in June and funds will be awarded to the applicant upon successful completion of the first semester with at least a 3.0 grade point average.
An application in the form of a letter of intent, stating future educational goals and a description of three community activities or three Grange activities in which the applicant is involved can be submitted by May 1st to Holden Grange, 26 Glenwood Place, Rutland, MA 01543. For more information on this scholarship and/or the Grange in general, please contact 508-886-2341.