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BUMC Scholarship Applications Available
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 • Posted February 16, 2010

Since 1991, Blanco United Methodist Church has awarded scholarships to deserving Blanco community students who seek to further their education after high school. A total of $65,500 in scholarships has been awarded to106 students.

Before making application for 2010 scholarship consideration, a potential applicant must meet four requirements: 1) be a graduating senior, 2) be active in BUMC or another church, 3) have a minimum GPA of 2.5, and 4) plan to attend a four-year college, a community college, or a certified technical school.

Beginning February 17, application packets are available in the BUMC church office from Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. and 1-3 p.m. The deadline for returning fully completed applications to the BUMC church office is Wednesday, April 7 by 3 p.m.

Interested seniors are invited to attend an optional information session in the BUMC office on Sunday, March 7, at 9:45 a.m. for assistance in completing the application correctly. BUMC also welcomes parents of interested students to the meeting.

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