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Download your application now. Must be returned by April 1, 2023
Cover letter included with application
must include all the requested information
Must be postmarked or received at the clubhouse no later than Midnight April 1, 2023
OR IT WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED
Criteria for selection ALL applicants
Applicants who have received a scholarship in the past, still need to submit a application to be considered.
Applicants must have lived in Yankeetown or Inglis for two or more years and be a current resident.
New residents who do not meet the above criteria, may still apply explaining their situation in a cover letter and will be evaluated by the Education Committee on a case by case basis.
Must have maintained at least a 3.0 GPA, verified by
Must include a personal essay of 500 words, which should include such data as:an introduction; short and long range educational goals as they relate to vocation; interests in life, both social and academic; physical fitness development and obligations to society.
Applicants who are high school graduates
Must include one letter of recommendation with current date from a TEACHER on official school letterhead.
Must include one letter of recommendation with current date from a COUNSELOR on official school letterhead.
Applicants who are home schooled, currently in college or returning to college
Must include two letters of personal recommendation with current date, NOT from family or guardians. These letters may be from professors, ministers, employers, head of club or organization you volunteer with
Must satisfactorily complete application and include it with the other required information as listed on checklist.
Scholarships will be granted in each winner’s name and Student ID Number TO THE SCHOOL of choice upon admission to that school. NO FUNDING will be given directly to the student
Scholarship MUST BE USED FOR THE CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR June 1, 2023-May 30, 2024
Mail: Yankeetown-Inglis Woman’s Club Street: 5 56th Street
Education Committee Yankeetown, FL
PO Box 298
Yankeetown, FL 34498-0298
UPCOMING CLUB EVENTS
SAVE THE DATES
Feb 11, 2023 (Sat) 5pm - 8pm Donation: $10.00
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner
at the Community Church
proceeds donated to Kidz Eatz Weekend Meal Program
Feb. 21, 2023 Time: TBD Donation: $5.00
Education Salad Luncheon
Mar 15, 2023 (Wed) 12 Noon Donation: $10.00
75 TICKETS IN ADVANCE ONLY
10am - 2pm
Doors open at 6pm before BINGO. Stop by for a delicious affordable meal, snacks and desserts. Then stick around to play BINGO
A whole lotta FUN!!!
Doors open at 6pm
Games Start 7pm
all games are played
Making It Better
A Special THANK YOU to Sally who stepped up to be the Community Garden Champion and make this Community Garden a reality
If you're interested in planting a bed they're available on
first come first serve basis
contact Sally firstname.lastname@example.org
Woman's Club email@example.com
To date we have given over $128,000 in scholarships to deserving students and and members of the community. Scholarships are funded from monies raised at Bingo, our second biggest fundraiser.
2023 Scholarship Applications
are available...see top of page
Kidz Eatz Weekend Meal Program
We learned over time that many of the students at Yankeetown School did not have meals at home on weekends. When some return to school on Monday morning they have not eaten since Friday. This was unacceptable and we needed to fix it! Through the generosity of the Community we are sending 7 meals and snacks home with 51 students in 2023.
AF Knotts Public Library
The Yankeetown Library was opened in January 1959. It began with one thousand donated books. In December 1974 we received as a gift, the building that is today the AF Knotts Public Library. To this day we own and maintains the Library through donations, fund raisers and communtiy involvement. We are proud to be one of the only Woman's Clubs in the State of Florida that still owns and maintains a Library building
The AF Knotts Library is located between the Woman's Club and the Post Office on 56th Street in Yankeetown. Run by the Levy County Library System, they provide many services to the residents of Yankeetown, Inglis and the surrounding areas.