Teacher’s assoc. offers scholarship

FONDA — The Upper Montgomery County Retired Teachers’ Association, for the 38th consecutive year, is offering its annual $500 scholarship to a qualifying applicant who will pursue a career in teaching, according to a news release.

This scholarship is open to seniors in the Canajoharie, Fonda-Fultonville, Fort Plain, and Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville schools, who have been accepted at an accredited college and plan to enter the K-12 teaching profession.

The applications are available in the high school guidance offices, and must be postmarked no later than April 30. The scholarship winner will be announced in June.

By Patricia Older