Applications now accepted for $27,000 in scholarships to Kentucky high school seniors

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Bluegrass Cellular, Inc. is now accepting scholarship applications from graduating seniors who attend high school in its 40-county coverage area. The deadline for applications is Monday, March 26, 2012.
Bluegrass Cellular will award 18 scholarships valued at $1,500 each. This is the 11th year the company has recognized dedicated high school students through its scholarship program.
Scholarship recipients are selected by a panel of judges based on criteria including financial need, academic achievement, school and community involvement and a personal essay. Winners will be notified in May 2012.
“We’re proud to give back to students in our communities through our annual scholarship program,” said Barry Nothstine, vice president of sales and marketing, Bluegrass Cellular. “These scholarships are an investment in the futures of the selected students. We’re honored to play a small role in helping them to pursue a college education.”
For the complete list of guidelines and an application, go to www.BluegrassCellular.com, visit one of Bluegrass Cellular’s Customer Care Centers or contact your school guidance counselor.
In addition to the application form, applicants must submit a copy of their high school transcript, two letters of recommendation and an essay.