The WIRC-CAA is offering five $2,000 scholarships for individuals seeking to further their educational training through an Illinois community college, vocational school, college or university. Applicants must be residents of Hancock, Henderson, McDonough or Warren counties. Scholarship recipients may apply the $2,000 towards tuition and fees, textbooks and supplies, or campus room and board.
Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of financial eligibility, scholarship potential, and commitment to civic affairs, career goals and personal interviews.
Applications will be available beginning February 20, 2018 from high school guidance counselors, college financial aid offices, the WIRC website
and the WIRC-CAA office (223 South Randolph St., Macomb). You can contact the office at (309) 837-2997.
Completed applications are due by 4:00 PM on March 26, 2018.