Whitcomb awarded Waldo County Extension scholarship
The Waldo County Extension Association awarded Lyndon Whitcomb a check for $500 as the winner of the annual scholarship for a Waldo county student who is intending to serve the community in a field associated with the mission of Cooperative Extension. Lyndon is currently enrolled in the Northern Maine Community College and is pursuing a degree in Diesel Hydraulic Technology.
Graduating seniors who are interested in applying for the 2013 scholarship are encouraged to visit www.umaine.edu/waldo and click on Waldo County Extension Association Scholarship for an application. Deadline for receipt of applications is April 5, 2013.
The Waldo County Extension Association Scholarship is maintained by the annual Rural Living Day fund-raising event. This year the event will be on Saturday, March 16, at Mount View High School in Thorndike and will feature 24 different educational seminars. If you are interested in attending Rural Living day, visit www.umaine.edu/waldo/rural-living-day or call 1-800-287-1426.