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Fruth Pharmacy endows scholarship

Oct. 21, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

POINT PLEASANT, W.Va. -- Fruth Pharmacy recently announced a new scholarship that will be available to graduating seniors from Lawrence County, Ohio, who will attend Ohio University Southern in Ironton.

The scholarship endowment was created with a $5,000 donation from the company, with additional funds to be donated to the university in coming years to help build up an endowment, said Lynne Fruth, president of Fruth Pharmacy.

The first scholarship is expected to be awarded to a graduate of from the class of 2013 who has a financial need. Fruth said officials with Ohio University Southern will handle those details. Applications are expected to be available in high school counselor's offices in early spring.

Fruth Pharmacy has about 25 scholarships available. A complete list with requirement details is available online at www.fruthpharmacy.com.