Kenley Farrel Memorial Scholarship
$1,000 - First Place
$250 - Second Place
The Michigan Mosquito Control Association (MMCA) presents an annual scholarship to encourage interest in mosquito control and to assist a student financially towards a higher education in Natural Science or a related field. Application form and instructions for the 2017 scholarship are available at the MMCA website. Winning essays can also be viewed on the MMCA website link. Last year's first place winner was Emma Tongue and no second place winner was awarded. Previous years have seen Bay County students win the scholarship: Paige McCarry (1st place in 2013), Andrew Willson (1st place in 2010), Justin Middleton (1st place in 2009), Trisha Hebert (1st place in 2008), and Katie King (2nd place in 2006)!
The 2017 essay topic is "What Action Plan Should Be Implemented to Protect Michigan Residents from Zika virus?". The essay is to be a minimum of four pages of text (plus bibliography), typed, double-spaced, 12-point font, and one-inch margins.
Deadline for submitting applications will be November 1, 2017. Please call Bay County Mosquito Control at (989) 894-4555 for more information.