The Kalkaska Economic Development Corporation (KEDC) supports and encourages economic development in our business community. Part of their mission is to encourage young people to pursue their educational and technical training goals beyond high school graduation prompting the KEDC to sponsor tuition awards to graduating seniors. Since 2018, KEDC has offering financial assistance through these academic scholarships, this year they are providing $1,000 each to 3 high school seniors from Kalkaska Public Schools and 2 from Forest Area High School.
The scholarships are open to Kalkaska and Forest Area high school seniors who are enrolled or planning to enroll in higher education or post-secondary technical training classes after graduation in 2021. To find out more click here.
Applications are due May 1st, 2021.