Local homemakers might be eligible for a scholarship to upgrade vocational skills or to earn a college degree.
Indiana Extension Homemakers Association is offering eight $500 scholarships to Hoosier homemakers 25 and older.
Applicants must be admitted or be cleared for admission to a state licensed academic or vocational school.
Preference will be given to undergraduate applicants.
Scholarships will be awarded with regard to financial need, and past winners may apply again.
Applications must be postmarked by March 15 and are available by calling 736-3724 or at the Johnson County Extension Office, 484 N. Morton St., Franklin.