Association to offer scholarships for women

The Hilton Head Branch of the American Association of University Women is offering two individual scholarships for $1,000 and $1,500. Applicants must be a woman age 25 or older who lives in Beaufort County, south of the Broad River, has a high school diploma or GED, and has current or planned enrollment in full or part time to an accredited program at a two- or four-year college or university or vocational or technical school.

The annual awards are part of the association's mission to promote educational and career opportunities for women. Deadline to apply is Jan. 14. Applications are vailable at www.aauw-sc.org/BranchSites/HiltonHead.htm.

Details: 843-342-7572, 843-341-6638