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Ruby Rutnik Scholarship Applications Now Available on St. John

The Ruby Rutnik Scholarship Fund is pleased to announce that scholarship applications are now available for the 2018-2019 school year. This year one or two awards totaling $5,000 will be given to qualifying St. John females whose family or selves has resided on St. John for five years or more and who plans to attend or is attending an accredited college or university.

Applications may be picked up at Connections in Cruz Bay or Coral Bay or by contacting the Rutniks at 643-4579. Applications are also available at the upper campus of Gifft Hill School and Eudora Kean High School. The deadline for submission is May 20, 2018. Notice will be given on or before June 3, 2018.

The Ruby Rutnik Scholarship Fund is now part of the Gifft Hill School Scholarship Endowment fund. Those wishing to contribute to the scholarship fund are kindly asked to make their checks payable to Gifft Hill School, noting RRSF on the bottom of the check, and mail to GHS, PO Box 1657, St. John, VI 00831.

The Ruby Rutnik Scholarship Fund and the Rutnik family wish to thank the community for their continued support of this Scholarship fund established in 1997 in memory of their daughter, Ruby.