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Soroptimists offer scholarships

Soroptimist International of Carson Valley is seeking scholarship applications from women continuing their education in fields that meet the Soroptimist mission.

This scholarship is given in honor of lifetime time Soroptimist member Sally Landis of Carson City.

The recipient(s) will be granted up to $5,000 based on financial need.

Applications are available at the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce office or online at

All applications are to be mailed to Soroptimist International Carson Valley, P.O. Box 192, Minden, NV 89423 and must be post marked no later than April 15.

Soroptimist International Carson Valley is a volunteer organization for business and professional women dedicated to improving the lives of women and children, in local communities and throughout the world founded in 1973.

It is part of Soroptimist International of the Americas where nearly 100,000 Soroptimists in more than 120 countries and territories contribute time and financial support to community based projects that benefit women.

Over the last 14 years Soroptimist International Carson Valley has awarded more than $100,000 in scholarships for women and high school students in the community.

For additional information or membership in Soroptimist International Carson Valley, contact President-Elect Alicia Main at 782-8144.

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