Elder/Civitan Scholarship ($1,000)
The Elder/Civitan Scholarship is a one-time award for a college student who either has some handicap or disability, or who will be studying to work with disabled individuals. Financial need may be considered when all other factors are equal. The successful applicant will be a Midland County resident who is completing or has completed his/her freshman year at a recognized university, college or community college. The essay for this scholarship should describe personal background and achievements, outline future course of study, explain career goals, and describe particular qualifications for this scholarship. References should be from professors.