Applications open for Edelweiss pageant


The 2017 Edelweiss Princess Scholarship Pageant will be held on Sunday, August 6th at 6 p.m. The location of the pageant has not yet been determined.

A total of $1,900 will be awarded in scholarship money to the top four winners. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

The Scholarship Pageant is open to residents of Switzerland County not less than 17 years of age or more than 21 years of age on August 1st, 2017. Local businesses and organizations are encouraged to sponsor a contestant for this scholarship pageant. The sponsorship fee is $50.

Applications may be picked up at the Visitors Center at 128 West Main Street, the Switzerland County High School or the Swiss Wine Festival office. Deadline to turn in application is July 15th or when the first 15 applications have been accepted.

For questions or additional information, call Kaleesa Archer at (812) 599-9217.