Pittsfield: Girls Inc. sets scholarship deadline


Girls Inc. of the Berkshires is offering $10,000 in scholarships to senior girls attending high school in Berkshire County and entering a two or four year college in the fall.

Scholarships are underwritten by the Ruth P. Boraski Funds for Girls Inc. of the Berkshires ($6,000), Berkshire Community College Foundation ($1,000), Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts ($1,000), Rotary Club of Pittsfield ($1,000), and Zonta Club of Berkshire County ($1,000).

Applicants for the BCC Foundation and MCLA scholarships must attend the respective college in fall 2016 to receive the scholarship.

Applicants for the Rotary Club scholarship must be Pittsfield residents.

Applications are available in high school guidance offices, the Gladys Allen Brigham Community Center, 165 East St., Pittsfield, or by contacting Bethany Kirchmann at bethanyk@brighamcenter.org.

Applications must be postmarked by March 28.

For more information on scholarships, Kirchmann at 413-442-5174, ext. 12, or bethanyk@brighamcenter.org.


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