RIPLEY - Annually, the Genevieve Starcher Educational Foundation awards approximately 20 $1,000 scholarships.
 In order to be considered for a 2014 scholarship, applicants must have attended Ripley High School or live in  the Ripley High School attendance area. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need in pursuing their educational objectives and plan the use the scholarship during the 2014-2015 academic year. These scholarships can be used for any full-time educational program and  are not limited to undergraduate college programs.

Students may apply for scholarships at the end of their senior year in high school or thereafter as long as they can demonstrate financial need. Applications are available at the Ripley High School Guidance Office and the Ripley branch of United Bank.

Applications may also be requested at Applications must be received or postmarked on or before May 31, 2014.