— The Junior Woman’s Club of Sparta (JWCS) is pleased to announce that three scholarships, each in the amount of $1,000, will be awarded to local female high school seniors. As a reflection of the JWCS mission, awards will be based primarily on service to community and to school. Application forms, including complete instructions and requirements, are available at www.jwcsparta.org. Application deadline is April 14. Winners will be announced the week of May 8, with formal recognition at Sparta Day on May 13.

The Junior Woman’s Club of Sparta is comprised of women from Sparta and the surrounding area who have come together as friends to foster goodwill while organizing events and activities that bring our community together. Each year the JWCS raises and distributes thousands of dollars to local organizations and charities. For more scholarship information or to learn about JWCS membership, visit www.jwcsparta.org or email jwcsparta@gmail.com.