Attention Students! Apply Now for the Mary Waddell Memorial Scholarship

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The United Way of Henderson County announces the launch of its Mary Waddell Memorial Scholarship for 2021. In honor of Mary Waddell, a local community builder and former Executive Secretary of the United Way of Henderson County, the scholarship recognizes students passionate about volunteering and community service.

United Way of Henderson County believes that students and all young people will play an essential role in shaping the world's future. By engaging with their community through volunteering, students can help build a more generous and caring society.

The scholarship is open to current undergraduates and high school seniors.

Henderson County United Way will award up to $2,000 in scholarship to the winner. Applications can be submitted online at

The deadline for submission is April 2, 2021. Zoom interviews will be conducted with all finalists. The winner will be announced on April 30, 2021.