Lioness Club offering scholarship


scholarshipsBEACON FALLS — The Lioness Club of Beacon Falls is accepting applications for its college scholarship.

The $1,000 scholarship is awarded to a female Beacon Falls resident graduating from an area high school who is planning to attend an accredited two- or four-year college or technical school in the fall. The scholarship is awarded to a student who has proven to be an outstanding citizen and is dedicated to community service. The scholarship winner is selected based on academic performance, leadership and community service.

Payment of the scholarship will be made directly to the winner upon receipt of a fall 2013 college class schedule.

For applications, call Gail Fredericks at (203) 723-5744. The deadline to apply is July 17. Applications must be typed, signed by the applicant and their parent or guardian and include a resume and high school transcript. Applications can be mailed to Lioness Club of Beacon Falls, c/o Gail Fredericks, 4 Bonna St., Beacon Falls, CT 06403.