Eloquent Ladies Club announces book award

The Eloquent Ladies Civic and Social Club of Pine Bluff, an affiliate of the National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs Inc., is accepting applications for a $500 book award.

The applicant must be a graduate of an accredited high school with a grade point average of 2.50 or greater. He or she must plan to attend the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

The completed application package must be typed and accompanied by two letters of recommendations, an official high school transcript and a photograph.

Applications may be obtained by writing the Eloquent Ladies Civic and Social Club, 47 Lexington Circle, White Hall, AR 71602. Completed applications should be returned to the same address on or before May 17, 2013.

More information is available by contacting Marva Thomas at 870-247-3346 or Linda Murry, club president, at 870-535-0233.