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Three Briarwood Christian School graduates got a little tuition relief for the 2019-20 school year through a $1,000 scholarship awarded by the competitive Alfa Foundation Scholarship Program. Read more

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The scholarship recipients were Taylor Edwards, Maggie Ethridge and Mary White of Hoover High School and Josh Stanton of Spain Park High School. Read more

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Hoover Service Club 2019 scholarships awards 1

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The club also gave out 2019 academic and citizenship awards to six Hoover middle school students. Read more

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The application deadline has been extended to April 10. Read more

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Submitted by Betsy Cooper

For 20 years, the Symphony Volunteer Council has held an annual music competition for kids ages 12-18. This year it had 28 competing for six scholarships. Read more

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Submitted by Southwest Water Company.

As part of its continuing commitment to the communities it serves, SouthWest Water Company has announced cash scholarships for four graduating high school students in Shelby County who plan to make engineering their main course of study in college. Read more

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Hoover chamber scholarships May 2018

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The scholarship winners came from Briarwood Christian, Hoover, Oak Mountain and Spain Park high schools. Read more

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The club today also honored two students from each Hoover middle school for outstanding academic performance and citizenship. Read more

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Other winners included ServPro of Birmingham, the Cullman and Hoover fire departments and Gadsden first responders. Read more

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So You Think You Can Cook?

Image courtesy of Hometown Lenders

The event, called "So You Think You Can Cook?" is raising money for scholarships for children of first responders. Read more

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Photo courtesy of William C. Moore Jr.

Distinguished Young Women of Jefferson and Shelby counties are now accepting applications for its scholarship program which makes $1.5 billion in scholarships available for college, said Miranda Wesley, board member for the Jefferson County DYW. Read more

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Hoover 2017 chamber scholarships

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Four students plan to use the money to attend the University of Alabama at Birmingham, University of Montevallo and Troy University. Read more

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South Shelby Chamber scholarship winners 2017

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More than 55 students applied for the scholarships this year, chamber Executive Director April Stone said. Read more

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The Distinguished Young Women program of Jefferson County is accepting applications from high school girls graduating in 2018 and residing in Jefferson County. Read more

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Miss Hoover

Photo courtesy of Nicole Johnson.

After a two-year hiatus, the Miss Hoover Scholarship Pageant is returning to the stage. Read more

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University of Montevallo President John Stewart

Madison Miller

The South Shelby Chamber of Commerce awarded student scholarships at its luncheon on June 4. Students from three Shelby County high schools were chosen to receive $1,000 scholarships after completing an application process with the chamber. Read more

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Spain Park scholarship recipients

Matthew Allen

The Hoover Rotary Club has awarded $12,000 in scholarships to seniors from Spain Park High School to help them offset their college education. Spain Park High recipients were given a combined $6,000 per school. Read more

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    Hoover chamber 2019 scholarships 2

    The Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce awarded four $4,000 scholarships to Hoover and Spain Park high school students on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Shown here are, from left, chamber Vice President Paul Dangel, scholarship recipients Taylor Edwards, Josh Stanton, Mary White and Maggie Ethridge, chamber Scholarship Committee member Terry Shea and chamber President Terry Turner.

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    Hoover Service Club 2019 scholarships awards 17

    The Hoover Service Club gave Berry Middle School student Richard Wright, at left, an award for outstanding academic performance and fellow student Ryan McKern an award for outstanding citizenship at the Hoover Country Club on Thursday, May 9, 2019.

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    Hoover Service Club 2019 scholarships awards 18

    The Hoover Service Club gave Berry Middle School student Richard Wright an award for outstanding academic performance and fellow student Ryan McKern an award for outstanding citizenship at the Hoover Country Club on Thursday, May 9, 2019. Pictured from left are Berry Assistant Principal Kari Tibbs, Richard Wright, Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato, Ryan McKern, Berry counselor Ericka Leonard and Hoover schools Superintendent Kathy Murphy.

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    Hoover Service Club 2019 scholarships awards 19

    The Hoover Service Club gave Bumpus Middle School student Dominic Renda, at left, an award for outstanding academic performance and fellow student Ava Slocum an award for outstanding citizenship at the Hoover Country Club on Thursday, May 9, 2019.

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    Hoover Service Club 2019 scholarships awards 20

    The Hoover Service Club gave Bumpus Middle School student Dominic Renda an award for outstanding academic performance and fellow student Ava Slocum an award for outstanding citizenship at the Hoover Country Club on Thursday, May 9, 2019. Pictured here are, from left, Bumpus counselor Nita Keith, Bumpus Principal Tamala Maddox, Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato, Dominic Renda, Ava Slocum, Hoover schools Superintendent Kathy Murphy and Bumpus Assistant Principal Sean Colosimo.

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    Hoover Service Club 2019 scholarships awards 12

    The Hoover Service Club awarded a scholarship to Hoover High student Anne Stewart at the Hoover Country Club on Thursday, May 9, 2019. Pictured, from left, are Hoover schools Superintendent Kathy Murphy, Anne Stewart, Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato and Hoover Service Club 2018-19 President Elaine Thompson.

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