Cancer scholarships


Cancer scholarships
CANFIELD -- The Ohio Division of the American Cancer Society is offering $1,000 scholarships to 100 young cancer survivors this year who plan to attend an accredited university or college in the United States. In 2001, 90 scholarships were granted in Ohio. Applicants must be Ohio residents diagnosed with cancer before age 21 and younger than 25 at the time of application. Applications are due by Feb. 28. Call (888) 227-6446 for more information.
Park board volunteer
YOUNGSTOWN -- Mahoning County Common Pleas Court is seeking applications from Youngstown residents interested in being a volunteer member of the city's parks and recreation commission. The five-year term was effective Jan. 1, and the city's charter requires that the post be filled by a woman. Interested applicants should submit a letter and r & eacute;sum & eacute; to Robert Rupeka, administrator, Mahoning County Common Pleas Court, 120 Market St., Youngstown 44503, by Friday.

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