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- Created on Tuesday, 24 April 2012 18:12
The 2012 Scholarship application has been announced. You can download a copy of the application here.
MOUNTAIN STATE COUNCIL OF THE BLIND
2012 CESARINA CAPRIOTTI WYSONG
MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Who is eligible? Any blind or visually impaired student who is a permanent resident of the West Virginia counties of Jefferson, Berkeley, or Morgan and is attending college or trade school full-time (part-time if a hardship condition exists) during the academic school year 2012/2013.
Why these three counties? The Tri-County Chapter of Mountain State Council of the Blind, American Council of the Blind affiliate, awards the Cesarina Capriotti Wysong Memorial Scholarship. The late Mrs. Wysong was a member there.
How much is the scholarship award? $500. A commemorative plaque will also be presented.
When will the award be presented? During the Tri-County Chapter’s annual picnic held in Martinsburg, WV tentatively scheduled for Thursday, August 9, 2012. The winner must be present to qualify for the scholarship and must agree to sign a form granting TCMSCB permission for publicity.
How will the winner be selected? The TCMSCB Scholarship Committee will evaluate applicants based on the information submitted by the students, including grades, activities, recommendations, etc.
When will the winner be notified? On or before August 1, 2012.