CLINTON — Clinton Community High School senior graduate, Elizabeth G. Maier, was recently awarded the Clayton & Lily Keyser Scholarship through Military Family Support Trust (MFST).
The $6,000 scholarship will be awarded over the course of a four- year college education. Elizabeth will attend Eureka College in the Fall.
Established in 1993, the MFST Scholarship program provides 16 scholarships annually that range from $2,000 - $12,000. To date more than $1 million has been awarded in scholarship grants.
Candidates must provide proof of family military service, past or present, and complete an intensive application process. Judging criteria focuses on leadership, scholarship, and financial need. The MFST Scholarship Program is a national program and receives on average about 60 applications for its 16 scholarships. www.mfst.us.