Linda Sheese, President of the local Alpha Omega Chapter, Delta Theta Tau Sorority, Inc., recently announced that their sorority this year will give $15,000 on the national level for educational grants for specialized training in guidance and counseling.
Grants are awarded to students at the graduate level, based upon their scholastic ability and financial need.
Anyone interested in an application may write to Delta Theta Tau Sorority, Inc., Philanthropy Committee Chairman, RR No. 5, Box 73H, Bloomfield, 47424-9533.
A stamped, self-addressed envelope must accompany all requests for applications.
Applications are reviewed by the Philanthropy Committee of the sorority in February each year. Applications for the summer session of 2009 or the academic year of 2009-10 must be postmarked no later than Dec. 10, 2008.
Delta Theta Tau Sorority has been associated with the project since 1959 and has given a total of $544,044 to 677 individual students throughout the United States.
Locally, Harmony resident Scott McDonald and Brazil resident Jonna Anacker are past recipients.
For more information, call Diane Braden at 446-5801.