The General Federation of Women’s Clubs Illinois – Effingham Women of Today will offer an adult scholarship, to both qualifying men and women, in Effingham County. Applicants must be 25 years of age, or older, by January 1st of 2016. Along with the application, individuals must submit a letter outlining the their goals, background, and community service. A letter of recommendation must also be provided.
Applications are due by April 7, 2016 and can be picked up from Becky Brown at the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce at 903 North Keller Drive in Effingham. Recipients will be announced in May. The Chamber of Commerce can be reached at 217-342-4147 (daytime) or 618-238-4527 (evenings).