Yankton College Scholarships will be awarded this spring for the 2013-14 academic year to college bound students with a Yankton College connection.
Applicants must either have a family relationship to Yankton College alumni, former faculty or staff; • a family friend, teacher or pastor with a connection to Yankton College recommend the applicant; be a Yankton College graduate, former student, faculty or staff.
Applications are available at the Yankton College office located at 1801 Summit St., Door #9 or online at www.yanktoncollege.org. To receive the financial aid, applications and supporting materials are due no later than Feb. 15.
The Yankton College Scholarship Program awards two types of $1,000 scholarships, general and post-graduate, to deserving students to use at an accredited college or university.
The goals of the program are to perpetuate the College tradition of liberal arts in higher education, support deserving young persons who have shown outstanding promise, apply discretionary funds to a higher function and promote the memory and reputation of Yankton College.
Named scholarships come from the kindness of Yankton College alumni and friends who are inspired by the positive influences of Yankton College.
For more information on the Yankton College Scholarship Program, contact Yankton College at (605) 665-3661, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.