2019 scholarship applications now being accepted

The Starved Rock Country Community Foundation stewards four (4) scholarship funds and applications for those are now being accepted through March 29, 2019.

All four are part of one scholarship form.  Applicants will complete Part I with basic demographics and then complete an essay for one or more scholarships for which they want to apply.

The Rising Star Scholarship will award one (1) $5,000 scholarship to a student who is a) a resident of Marseilles or Seneca and b) enrolled in an accredited, degree-granting program (minimum of 12 credit hours) for the following academic year at Illinois State University in the field of Elementary Education

Carol and Dick Janko Scholarship for Promising Entrepreneurs will award five (5) $1,000 scholarship for promising entrepreneurs who a) is a resident of LaSalle, Bureau, Putnam or Livingston Counties; b) may be a current high-school senior or a recent graduate; and c) must be enrolled in an accredited, degree-granting college or university (minimum of 12 credit hours) for the following academic year.

The Internet of Things (IoT) Scholarship for Engineering, Science & Technology, Presented by B+B SmartWorx Powered by Advantech will award two (2) $1,500 scholarships (one male; one female) to students who a) reside in LaSalle, Bureau, Putnam or Livingston Counties; b) is a current high-school senior or a recent graduate with a grade point average of at least 3.5; and c) must be enrolled in an accredited, degree-granting college or university (minimum of 12 credit hours) for the following academic year, with the intent to pursue a degree in engineering, science and/or technology.

The Mac-Aero Scholarship for Aeronautics and Aviation will award one (1) $10,000 scholarship to a student who a) resides in of LaSalle, Bureau, Putnam or Livingston Counties; b) is a current high-school senior or a recent graduate; and c) must be enrolled in an accredited, degree-granting college or university (minimum of 12 credit hours) for the following academic year in the field of Aviation and/or Aeronautics.

PLEASE REFER TO THE COMPLETE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FOR DETAILS AND INSTRUCTIONS.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION.

 

 

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