The Friendship State Bank has been honoring the legacy of Wilke S. and James W. Lemon with a scholarship for more than 20 years. This year, the community bank will award nine high school seniors with a $1,000 scholarship for college.

Seniors from Madison, Batesville, Jac-Cen-Del, Rising Sun, Milan, South Dearborn, South Ripley, Lawrenceburg and Switzerland County are eligible to apply.

Seniors need to complete the application and write a short essay describing a community activity that made the biggest impact on them personally or on their community.

The deadline to apply is Friday, April 3. Applications are available at www.friendshipstatebank.com/scholarship

For more information, contact Heather Davies at 812-667-5101 or hdavies@friendshipstatebank.com