Officer Quarello committed his career to helping others, especially
youth. He served as a police explorer and later started numerous
police explorer posts for various police agencies in Mason County
and Tazewell County. Officer Quarello also taught the D.A.R.E.
program for six different school districts.
The recipients must be enrolled in classes in preparation for a
career within law enforcement or a related field. Current law
enforcement officers returning to school for ongoing education are
eligible as well.
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Applicants must be a permanent resident of Fulton, Mason, Peoria, or Tazewell
County. Members or former members of an explorer program in the W.D. Boyce
Council are also eligible to apply. Scholarship winners will be awarded a
minimum of $500.00 depending on availability of funding. To date, over$11,000 in
scholarships has been awarded since the inception of the scholarship.
The scholarship application is available from the Minier Police Department by
calling 309-392-2442 ext. 5 or via e-mail at email@example.com. Applications
are due by April 1, 2017.
[Chief Daryl Weseloh]