DUBLIN -- The Tri-Valley Retired Educators Scholarship Foundation is offering up to six scholarships for the fall semester to high school seniors and college students planning careers in education.

The awards, $2,000 each, are being offered to residents of the Livermore, Pleasanton, Dublin, and Sunol areas. Applicants must be seniors planning to attend a four-year college this fall, community college students qualified to transfer as juniors to a four-year institution, or sophomores at a four-year college who will continue as juniors in the fall.

The deadline to apply is March 15.

For more information, email greegno@pacbell.net or call 925-443-6097. Application packets can also be downloaded from www.div85.calrta.org.

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