Daniel Logan Scholarship
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[April 27, 2007]
The Daniel Logan Memorial Scholarship board of
directors will award at least one $500 scholarship this year. The
applicant must demonstrate a need for financial assistance, must
reside in Logan County and plan on attending a community college or
four-year institution within the state of Illinois.
Who should apply
High school seniors or graduates who meet
or exceed the following criteria:
A graduating or
graduated high school student
Majoring in law
enforcement or substance abuse prevention
Holding a cumulative
grade-point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale
Application due date
All applications must be submitted to the Lincoln Park District,
Attn. Daniel Logan Scholarship Fund, 1400 Primm Road, Lincoln IL
62656. Applications received after May 18 will not be considered
eligible. Interested parties must resubmit an application to be
considered for subsequent school years.
In order to be considered for the Daniel Logan Memorial
Scholarship, an applicant must be pursuing an associate or
bachelor's degree at an Illinois community college or an Illinois
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The award will be based on quality of application and academic
excellence, in addition to the following minimum criteria
established by the scholarship board of directors.
Applicants will be
requested to write a short essay (maximum of 250 words)
describing their educational and employment goals. The essay
should include a brief discussion of the applicant's academic
achievements, awards, extracurricular and leadership activities.
Also the essay should include a discussion of the applicant's
areas of interest and fields of study.
should include statements to illustrate why he or she would be
the best candidate for the scholarship.
Recipients will be
asked to attend an award function at which the scholarship will
be distributed. The award function shall be established by the
current year scholarship board of directors. Notice of location,
date, time and other details will be given to the recipient in
advance of the award function.
The scholarship application is available and can be printed off
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