OCCK, Inc. has announced the extension of the deadline for applications for its More Than You Think Scholarship for 2022 to June 15, 2022.
The scholarship was established in 2021 as part of the 50th Anniversary celebration of OCCK, as a long-term reminder of the good work that past generations have done, and that future generations will do, in working with people with disabilities in north central Kansas.
The More Than You Think Scholarship recognizes and honors students in north central Kansas from Saline, Ottawa, Cloud, Republic, Jewell, Mitchell, Lincoln, Ellsworth, or Dickinson Counties, who have any type of disability and are looking to further their education by enrolling in some type of post-secondary learning opportunity (college, university, community college, vocational school, cosmetology school, etc.) Any type of credentialed program will be considered.
To apply, applicants must complete the Scholarship Application, and include two letters of reference. Applications are due June 15, 2022. Multiple winners may be selected in amounts up to $500 each.