Proteus, Inc. will accept applications for college scholarships for low-income students in the central San Joaquin Valley into April.
Eligible students must be a resident of Fresno, Kings, Kern, Tulare or Los Angeles counties and must be enrolled in at least 12 units at either a two or four-year university for the fall 2015 semester. Applicants must have received services from Proteus, Inc. or have parents who received services in the last two years. Those interested should have a 3.0 GPA and be able to demonstrate their service to local community organizations.
The deadline to apply for one of 25 $500 standard scholarships is April 3. Students have until April 30 to apply for the $1,000 William M. Maguy Scholarship. Applications are available at any Proteus, Inc. office or at www.proteusinc.org.