The Washington County Retired Educational Personnel Association has made available applications for its Nellie and Lake Lytton scholarships for the 2012-13 academic year.
The scholarships are open to all Washington County Public Schools seniors, graduating juniors and college students who have graduated from a county school under the jurisdiction of the Washington County Board of Education, who will enter or are enrolled in an institution of higher learning aspiring to become teachers.
Applications are available in the guidance offices of all the public high schools or can be downloaded at www.wcps.k12.md.us/depts_programs/student_services/documents/scholar ship_retired_teachers.pdf.
They are also available in the office of public information at the board of education on Commonwealth Avenue in Hagerstown.
This year, six $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.
For more information, call Leon Brumback at 301-797-5117.