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Scholarship offered for female student interested in helping women

Soroptimist International of Carson City is offering a new scholarship for female students interested in careers focused on improving the lives of women.

The Mary Coffey Scholarship will provide $2,500 during the 2010-2011 academic year for one female college student from Carson City or Douglas County.

The recipient must exhibit a strong commitment to community service.

Students interested in applying should request an application from Soroptimist International of Carson City by calling Sherry Griffin Grundy at 775-841-4250 or by e-mailing sicc@griffindevelopmentservices.com.

Completed applications are due no later than April 12.

Soroptimist International of Carson City is dedicated to improving the lives of women and girls, in our local community and throughout the world.