The GFWC Illinois Effingham Women of Today is offering an adult scholarship to qualifying adults, both men and women in Effingham County. The applicant must have been 25 years of age or older by January 1, 2018. A personal letter outlining the applicant’s goals, background and community service must be included with the application. In addition, a letter of recommendation from a professional, i.e. employer, teacher, advisor, etc. and a personal letter of recommendation must also be included. Application deadline is Friday, April 6, 2018.
Recipients will be announced in May. Applications may be picked up from Becky Brown at the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce, 903 North Keller Drive in Effingham or call at 217/342-4147 (daytime) or at 217/536-5565 in the evenings to have an application mailed to you.
***Press release courtesy of Becky Brown***