Scholarship applications available

The spring 2013 Competitive Scholarship Program is under way at the Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan for the 2013-14 academic year.

Each year, over 50 active scholarship funds provide awards for a variety of schools and areas of study. Graduates of all ages in the counties of Alcona, Alpena, Montmorency or Presque Isle, who meet specific eligibility requirements, are welcome to apply. The application deadline is April 1.

At follow the CFNEM scholarship link to your own county to find a list of available awards. Check all eligibility requirements that apply to you, your school of choice, and your area of study.

Complete the CFNEM form if indicated, then print and mail the application to the CFNEM office with other supporting documentation.

Contact the CFNEM office if you have For more information questions or to have the application information mailed directly to you, contact the CFNEM office at 354-6881 or toll free at 877-354-6881.

Applications must be postmarked no later than April 1 or delivered to the CFNEM office at 111 Water no later than the first regular business day in April. More information also is available at the CFNEM website,