Shrewsbury – The Friends of the Shrewsbury Public Library has announced that applications are now available for its annual scholarship. This scholarship, in the amount of $1,000, will be awarded to a student residing in Shrewsbury, graduating from a local public or private high school this school year, and continuing his/her education the following academic year as a full-time student working toward a bachelor's or associate's degree.
Application deadline is Saturday, March 30, 2013. Applications may be picked up at the following school guidance departments: Shrewsbury High School, Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School, St. John's High School, Holy Name High School, St. Peter-Marian High School, Worcester Academy, Bancroft School, Worcester Vocational School and Notre Dame Academy.
Applications may also be picked up at the library, 609 Main St. or downloaded from the library's website, http://www.shrewsbury-ma.gov/department/?fDD=17-0.