Doris Childress, a lifelong resident of Pine Bluff, is offering two $500 scholarships to students who plan to graduate from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. The deadline to apply is Monday, April 2.


A 1969 graduate of Southeast High School, Childress is also a recent retiree from International Paper/Evergreen Packaging.


To be eligible to apply for the scholarships, students must be seniors in the May 2018 graduating class at Dollarway, Pine Bluff or Watson Chapel High Schools. Students may pick up applications in the counselor’s office at their schools.


Details: Doris Childress, doris.childress@sbcglobal.net or Mattie Collins, mattie1908@gmail.com .