About $300,000 in scholarships is available to high school students who wish to attend Hawthorne Academy.

Scholarships cover tuition costs for eligible students, beginning with the 1991 spring term.Assistance is available in two categories: Academic Merit or Second Chance, a program for students who do not meet the 3.25 grade point average Academic Merit requires.

Applications for scholarships are available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays at the academy, 155 E. 3300 South, telephone 485-1801.