Mercer University and the city of Macon are awarding $2,000 scholarships to 15 graduating Bibb County seniors and undergraduate students attending Mercer University who live in the city limits, according to a news release.
So far, only seven applicants have applied and city officials say they want to award 15 scholarships. Students must have a 2.5 grade point average, be enrolled in or accepted to Mercer University and live in the city of Macon.
Applications can be found online at http://cityofmacon.net/2009-mercer-scholarship or at City Hall.
Applications must be received by 5:30 p.m. Friday, July 10. For more information, call 751-7260.