The Rotary Club of Yakima 2012 Academic Scholarships are now available. Each scholarship award is $2,000 and eligibility requirements are:  (1) academic performance; (2) citizenship/leadership exhibited in school; (3) citizenship/leadership exhibited in the community; and (4) a student statement re importance of citizenship/leadership.  Eligible students must be enrolled at Davis, Ike, Highland, LaSalle, Naches, Riverside Christian, Selah, Stanton Academy, or West Valley.   Home-schooled students or Running Start students within those same districts are also eligible. This award is to be used at a post-high school institution beginning in the fall after graduation from high school.  Applications are available in the high school counseling departments or by visiting www.yakimarotary.org <http://www.yakimarotary.org>.  All applications need to be postmarked by Friday, March 23.