The Eagan Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications from graduating high school seniors who need help defraying college tuition costs.
The foundation will award more than 100 scholarship worth more than $95,000 in 2013 to eligible seniors during a ceremony later this spring. But to be considered for a scholarship, students must apply by 6 p.m. on Feb. 28.
Scholarships are awarded based on criteria determined by the scholarship donor such as academic merit, financial need, and other requirements. Scholarships range in value from $500 to $2,500, and money for the scholarships is donated by a wide spectrum of local businesses, organizations, schools and individuals.