Free scholarship workshop planned for Feb. 5 in Fairfield

The Greater Jefferson County Foundation and Iowa State Extension of Jefferson County are again collaborating to offer a free scholarship application workshop to all senior and junior students and their parents on Wednesday, Feb. 5, from 6:30–9 p.m. at the Cambridge Building at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Fairfield. Homeschool junior/senior students and their parents are also invited.

Repeated programs include how to properly complete a scholarship application, and how to choose a career/college. New information to pass along to the students and their parents include the Future Iowa Ready program and more. Parents and students wishing to attend should call the extension office to register at 641-472-4166, or email

Members of the Foundation Scholarship Committee and Extension Council/Programming Committee will again host the event.