Following is one of the many scholarship funds currently accepting applications from students in the Greater New Milford area this year.

Persbacker Family Scholarship: Deadline: March 15. Open to graduating seniors from Bridgewater who plan to enter college in 2010. Applications available for download at For information, contact Josh Carey, program officer, at or 203-753-1315.

To have a scholarship listed, mail or drop the information off to Deborah Rose at The Greater New Milford Spectrum, 45B Main St., New Milford, CT 06776; fax it to Ms. Rose at 860-350-6794; or e-mail it to