Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc. is accepting applications for two $250 Richard Hatz Scholarships. Recipients of the scholarships are chosen based on their prior service to their community and their plans to further that service through educational advancement. Applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at the Mid-Sioux Administrative Office at 418 S Marion St., Remsen. Requests for applications can be made to Mid-Sioux by calling 712-786-2001.
All residents of Lyon, Sioux, Plymouth, Cherokee and Ida counties are eligible to apply if they will be enrolled in an institution of higher learning during the calendar year awards are granted. Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc. employees are eligible to apply as well as their children and grandchildren.
The Richard Hatz Scholarship was developed in honor of Dick's dedication to Mid-Sioux Opportunity, Inc. since the organization's beginning in 1965. The scholarship is funded through donations and contributions from staff and board members of Mid-Sioux.